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Nov 21, 2021

Holiday gifts from nerds - how you can give the gift of technology to make your loved ones' lifes better.

Some services or products mentioned:
Online backup:
Photo backup:
PC Remote control:
my favorite ebook reader:
iOS podcast app:
Android podcast app (also cross-platform):

Holiday gifts for nerds - what you can give the nerd in your life that they would not think of themselves

Retro gaming:

Coffee table books:
iconic: a photographic tribute to apple
super nes or mega drive pixel book
Atlas obscura
the geek atlas