The Extremely Last Minute Gift Guide for Lazy Shoppers

It'll never happen again, you said; this year will be different, you said. And yet, here we are—mere hours to Christmas day and you have yet to finish your holiday shopping. For shame. Fortunately for you and everyone on your gift list—and just like with everything else in life—the internet has the answer to your… »12/24/13 2:00pm12/24/13 2:00pm


Join the Club: Memberships in These Groups Make Great Gifts

This year, consider giving your friends and family something they can use and be excited about everyday—not an object to unwrap but a membership to take advantage of again and again. We've rounded up the best, most useful, most convenient, or just plain coolest groups, institutions, and clubs that you can join. Find… »12/17/13 11:08am12/17/13 11:08am

11 Super Smart Gifts That Connect Your Home to the Internet of Things

Sure, we've been told that ubiquitous computing is just over the horizon for decades—at least since the days of The Jetsons. But over the past 12 months, the Internet of Things has come of age, from smart fire alarms to app-controlled door locks. If you're looking for a gift for the resident home automatist in your… »12/10/13 12:32pm12/10/13 12:32pm

Robotic Companion Gifts For Those Who Prefer Artificial Friends

Maintaining human relationships can be such hard work sometimes. And if you know someone who's decided to cut ties with their fellow man and completely avoid all that emotional drama, here are some robotic gift suggestions that guarantee they won't be lonely as a result. After all, robots don't really have birthdays… »12/06/13 4:00pm12/06/13 4:00pm