It's already Hanukkah, it's almost Christmas, and it's definitely the general holiday season. That's great if you like spiked eggnog, but not so good if you haven't bought gifts yet. Don't worry. There should be something in one of our many gift guides and Bests collections that your loved ones will like enough not to return for cash.

Here's a roundup of our recommendations this year:


7 Gifts for the Adorably Obnoxious Coffee Snob

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Coffee connoisseurship has reached epic levels in the past few years, and we all seem to know someone who is just never content with a no-frills cheap coffee. We're here to guide you toward some lovely, useful gifts for the coffee snob in your life.


7 Gifts for the Photography Buff

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The internet is replete with photography-related gifts that are kitschy, corny, or just plain silly. Another lens mug. Yay. We thought you should right by the photographer in your life by gifting him or her something genuinely cool or useful.


7 Sonic Gifts For Your Favorite Music Nerd

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Whether you're rocking Serial or the latest Taylor Swift banger we're all listening to more sound than ever these days. Here's a selection of audio kit that will make someone's life sound a little better without necessarily breaking your bank.


10 Toys For Grown-ups Who Are Still Kids At Heart

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There's no shortage of gift ideas for kids when the holidays roll around, but what if you've got a couple of adults on your Christmas shopping list who still have an affinity for toys? They've probably outgrown a stocking full of Hot Wheels vehicles, so here are some more grown-up suggestions for adults who never actually grew up.


The Gadgets We Really Want This Year

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With all the gear that passes through our grubby little hands, the number of gadgets we covet knows no bounds. And since we have to return most the objects our desire, there's always a few that stick with us just a little too hard. These are the ones we'll be aching for the hardest this holiday season.


11 Gifts for the Budding Chef in Your Life

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You're bound to have someone on your Christmas list who wants to learn how to cook or cook better in the New Year. The thing is, it's not all that hard. You don't need fancy tools or crazy gadget—you just need the essentials.


The Best Science Gifts for the Coolest Geeks You Know

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Science geeks can be some of the most finicky people we know. Luckily, we're compiled a list of the best science-themed presents, befitting everyone from the guy who likes to point out technical errors in the comment section to your cute, inquisitive niece.


9 Gifts to Turn a House Into a Smart Home

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The number of connected home devices has skyrocketed in the past dozen months, and your loved ones might feel a little left out if they're not controlling appliances with a phone. Let's fix that, shall we?


7 Stoney Gifts for the Cannabis Connoisseur

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Now that weed is legal in two states and medically acceptable in 18 others, gifting Doritos and Visine to the stoner in your life isn't nearly as clever as it was back in 2004. Here are seven presents that are worth their weight in hash.


9 Gift-Worthy Sex Toys That Don't Look Like Sex Toys (and 1 That Does)

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We've got you covered with a selection of subtly designed sex toys that don't really look like sex toys at all. Okay, the penis-shaped one sort of does, but you can just open that one up in the bedroom on Christmas Eve.


9 Wild Gifts For Outdoors Men And Women

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Got a wild man or woman in your life, or just someone you want to be able to bring along with you in the future? Here's nine gifts that are tough enough for experts, but versatile enough for beginners.


10 Gifts to Send a Space Fan Over the Moon

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You have a space enthusiast in your family? Lucky you! There are tons of remarkable space gifts and collectible memorabilia out there you can surprise him or her with. The following 10 gift ideas may help you out when you need to choose the perfect present for your space fanboy/girl.


7 Budget Gifts That Don't Seem Cheap

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Here are some budget-friendly options that'll make people happy over the holidays without murdering your bank account.


11 Nostalgic Gifts For The Lumbersexual Outdoorsman

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Many new things suddenly look old again. Especially outdoors, where many brands have been resurrecting the simple designs and bold colors of the 1970s and 1980s and applied them to modern technology. Here's 11 gifts that look old, but work like new.


9 Pawsome Gifts for Dogs and the People Who Love Them

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We've got a pretty sweet deal going with man's best friend—we provide dogs with shelter and food, they provide us with unconditional love and loyalty. This holiday season, show your four-footed compatriot exactly how much you appreciate his companionship with these delightful doggie presents.


Give the Gift of Creativity with These DIY Tools and Maker Kits

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Maker kits and DIY tools are perfect for that crafty person in your life—supporting hobbies and also perhaps presenting new experiences. Here are some gift suggestions for your favorite do-it-yourselfer.


These Science Fiction And Fantasy Books Make Absolutely Perfect Gifts

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As Emily Dickinson famously said, there is nothing as frigging awesome as a book. And there's no better present than a cool-looking book, that can adorn someone's coffee table but also provide hours of mind-expanding entertainment. Here are 23 science fiction book gifts your friends will love.


Great Gift Ideas For The 10 Major Species Of Science Fiction Fan

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Finding the perfect gift for the beloved fan in your life can be a major challenge — but the first step to success is to know what kind of fan you're dealing with. What does this person truly love, above all else? Once you know that, you're set. Here's our complete guide to gifts for 10 different species of fans.


The Best Drone for Every Beginner

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So your loved one wants to be a drone pilot? This is where you start shopping for gifts.


The Best Sleeping Pad For Every Camper

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Outdoor sleeping pads can now be more comfortable than your bed at home. IndefinitelyWild tried out 24 top candidates to find the best for every scenario. Which ones made the cut?


The Best Fitness Tracker for Every Exercise

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Over the last few years, Giz's primary writer for Fitmodo tried almost every fitness tracker that's come down the pipe. There are hundreds out there, but only a few of them are worth your time.


The Best Nerf Gun For Every Kid (At Heart)

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These are the blasters your loved ones need to rule the office or playground!


The Best Vape Pen for Every Appetite

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Why settle for a vape pen that can only handle oils, waxes, loose-leaf marijuana or e-liquids when one pen can do it all?


The Best Bluetooth Speaker for Every Portable Need

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Your average cheap portable Bluetooth speaker is garbage—the crap to quality ratio in the category is absurd. But We've spent the last few months combing through loads of speakers under $200 and found four that are actually good.


The Best Cheap Smartphone For Every Off-Contract Need

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When it comes to smartphones, there was a time when cheap really meant shitty. That's no longer true. But which cheap phones are most worth buying? We found two.


The Best Smartwatch For Every Wrist

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Smartwatches have come a long way since they showed up a few years ago.


The Best Bluetooth Headphones For Every Discerning Ear

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Good headphones should let you hear as much as possible. Until recently, though, high-quality headphones required a physical cable. Bluetooth technology is finally good enough and cheap enough that those days are done. That said, there are so many choices!


The Best Camera for Every Parent

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If you have kids, the impulse to document every instant of their waking lives is nearly as powerful as the impulse to feed and shelter them. This guide will help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments.


The Best Action Camera For Every Need

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We considered all the action cameras on the market and identified the very best. Here's what to buy for the adventurers on your list.