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Are you a last minute shopper like me?
Well #SashaTalksTech comes to your rescue with 10 great gifts for the geek or social media maven in your life.
1) Bamboo Solar Charger
Whether your app of choice is Instagram, Twitter, or Tumblr…using data is sure to drain your smartphone’s battery power. Enter this sleek bamboo solar charger, that will ensure you never run out of juice again. (h/t Mediabistro)
2) Roxy Texting Gloves
These gloves by Roxy are perfect for both the social media maven or the techie teen. For the full holiday gift list check out the Glamazon Diaries annual Holiday Gift Guide.
3) Knit hat with built-in headphones
From Denver to D.C and even Dallas, frigid temperatures are sweeping the nation this week. This knit hat with the headphones built right in will make the perfect fashion statement for that tech savvy somebody in your life. Click here for more.
4) Glow in the Dark Alarm Clock
Sweet dreams! Rise and grind!Whether you want to check the time or jot down notes on sleepless nights with this glow in the dark alarm clock available at Fancy. (H/T Refinery 29)
5) Instalab Photo Printer
Transform digital images into analog instant photos with this innovative device by the experts at Impossible Project. Just download the accompanying iPhone app and you’re in business. Get it from Urban Outfitters.
6) Nokia Lumia 1020 Windows Phone
If you know me, you know I *heart* my iPhone, but even can't deny the kick butt photo quality of the new Windows phone.
7) Micro SD Convert Coin
This faux Micro SD Convert Coin is hand machined from original coins — so it’s indistinguishable from the real ones and can be handled without opening. One word…. #DOPE
8) USB Pet Rock
Go retro with this USB pet rock from Think Geek. Pet rocks were all the rage in the ’70s and while this pet won’t actually charge your device, it is for sure a conversation starter.
9) Mushroom LED Lamp
This Mushroom LED lamp dims or brightens when you touch it and streams music from any MP3 player. (h/t RealSimple.com)
10) Samsung Galaxy Gear
Hoping for an Apple iWatch this holiday season? Well that didn’t happen, but Samsung has entered the smartwatch race and is currently selling its Galaxy Gear device, which is compatible only with its Galaxy smartphones.
Its smartwatch can make and receive calls and take pictures. It also has a voice control function. (h/t CNBC.com)
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