Hard to believe the holidays are here again already. Are you finding yourself immersed in the usual hustle and bustle of the season, scrambling to finish some last-minute shopping for all those hard-to-shop for people on your list? We’ve got you covered. You’re sure to find something for each of the techies in your life right here! And thanks to some new releases, we’ve also got new ways to keep you and your friends and family connected this holiday season too.
Virtual Reality, Wearables & Drones, Oh My!
Various analysts are predicting significant sales for electronics this holiday season and it sounds like virtual assistants are at the top of that list. Learn what they are saying about wearables and drones too.
Apps & More
Mashable: 12 Best Android Apps of The Year
The Android community turned out some creative, fun and seriously useful apps in 2016. Grab one of these apps for your favorite Android user and share the gift of photo editing, credit card management, or a digital personal assistant.
Whether it’s a reader, a foodie, an adventurer or an art lover, Mashable has compiled a list of tech gifts to accommodate a wide range of budgets.
While you’re gathering to celebrate with friends and family this holiday season, include those both near and far with group video chat. Various platforms have been rolling out group video chat, including Facebook Messenger, Kik, WhatsApp, and the iMessage extension, Fam, enabling multiple users to video chat at the same time.
This may not actually be a gift you can buy, but I’m sure some of these changes were on someone’s wish list this year. Google AdWords has made various updates to its ad platform and WordStream has complied the top 10 features to take advantage of.