Building a PC is the first (big) step towards becoming a true geek. What comes next? Rounding up essential gadgets, of course! You can think of gadgets as tools, and just as every carpenter should always have access to a razor sharp saw and sturdy hammer, a geek needs to surround himself with tools of a different kind, like capable earbuds and a reliable router.
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Nexus 7 2.0: If “tablet” is at the top of your loved one’s list, you can’t go wrong with the new Nexus 7. Building on the success of their freshman effort, Google and Asus have graced us with an Android device that feels good in the hand, is easy to carry around, and does all types of content justice with a 1920x1080 IPS screen and stereo sound. And let’s face it, no Apple tablet can compete with the Nexus 7’s price.