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2021 holiday gift ideas from Techno Claus

Techno Claus (who seems to be suspiciously like “Sunday Morning” contributor David Pogue) has made the journey from the North Pole to ship gift solutions for these in your holiday checklist who love devices:


Another year older … one other year gone …
And dang, the pandemic remains to be happening!
But this is a distraction which may simply succeed:
A go to from Techno Claus. Just what you want!

I come bearing many a gifting idear
For these in your checklist who love technical gear!


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Ruggie says it is time to WAKE UP!

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Ruggie Alarm Clock Mat ($99)

I hate waking up! I simply hold hitting Snooze,
A behavior I share with quite a few youse.
The Ruggie alarm clock lies there on the ground –
Shuts off if you stand for 3 seconds or extra.

At that time, you are up. What a fabulous mat!
Now there’s an invention that does not fall flat! 


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Replace that outdated paper business card with a Mobilo custom-designed card that can zap your contact information to a smartphone. 

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Mobilo Custom-Designed Card ($29)

It’s onerous to consider folks nonetheless hand out these.
Now you are supposed to repeat your numbers in? Puh-lease!
Now this card! You maintain it by someone’s telephone –
And increase! Info transferred, and increase! Minds are blown!

No setup required, no app to put in
It’s time to retire paper business playing cards, y’all!


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The EyeVac Electric Dustpan is a gift that does not suck. (Well, truly, it does. That’s the purpose.) 

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EyeVac and EyeVac Air Electric Dustpans ($114/$189)

‘Twas the night time after Christmas – the friends and the stress,
And time to wash up all of the post-Christmas mess.
You decide up your broom and start the assault,
But dustpans are silly. Instead, feed the vac!

Turns on by itself, and it empties out thus.
And this mannequin filters the air – that is a plus!


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Techno Claus places in his “plug” for the inCharge a number of connection charger wire. 

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inCharge X Max ($39)

Whenever I pack for the massive Christmas Eve,
There’s so many chargers, you would not consider!
The laptop computer, the smartphone, the headphones, and – ugh!
Would it kill ’em to decide on one widespread plug?!?

And that’s the reason why this cable tends
To thrill the giftees: it is acquired 5 totally different ends!
Like Lightning for iPhones, and right here, USB,
And Micro for cameras, and USB-C!


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No filth was harmed within the manufacturing of this hydroponic backyard. 

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Personal Rise Garden ($279)

Gardens are nice when you’ve acquired experience,
And you do not thoughts the bugs, and the filth, and your knees.
But these are for indoorways, for crops all year lengthy!
An app guides your rising, and you’ll’t go flawed.

It’s referred to as hydroponics; no filth is concerned.
And when you ask me, that is referred to as, “Gardening – solved.”


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Reach out and “touch” somebody with the synced Friendship Lamps. 

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Friendship Lamps ($198)

I miss Mrs. Claus when I’m far from the Pole.
Long-distance relationships do take a toll.
But these little lamps are available paired units of two
You contact one to say, “Dear, I’m thinking of you.”

So her lamp lights up in my colour, like this
And the identical in reverse – like a long-distance kiss.


The sleigh is all loaded; its runners are waxed;
The reindeer are prepared; and I’m triple-vaxed!
Good luck together with your purchasing; get on the market and browse
Whatever the damaged provide chain permits!

      
Story produced by Julie Kracov. Editor: Chad Cardin. 

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