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Techie dad gift guide

#1/10:

USB Laptop Light

#1/10:

USB Laptop Light

If your techie dad is always on his laptop, a USB Laptop light will give him light wherever he decides to use his notebook computer. As a result, he can lessen his eye strain. This product is available at Dell.com for $19.99.
#2/10:

BackupKey

#2/10:

BackupKey

There's nothing more frustrating than losing all the data on a computer. With a BackupKey, you don't have to worry about that. This portable flash drive, which you can get at Buy.com for less than $80, can create data backup for up to four computers. Your dad can also use it to transfer information from one computer to another.
#3/10:

Handheld GPS

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Handheld GPS

Your techie dad probably already has a GPS system in his car, but starting at around $399 you can get him a handheld version. The DeLorme Earthmate PN-40 is a very good choice. It's fast, accurate, built to last and there are virtually an unlimited number of available maps. You can purchase one of these handheld GPS units at DeLorme's official website at DeLorme.com.
#5/10:

Noise Cancelling Headphones

#5/10:

Noise Cancelling Headphones

For any dad that loves music on the go, headphones are a vital part of their technology needs. Made by industry leader Bose, QuietComfort 2 Acoustic Noise Cancelling headphones are a top of the line option. These headphones fit gently around the ears and block any outside noise so that the music can be enjoyed in any location. You can purchase these headphones at Bose.com for $269.
#7/10:

Virtual Movie Theater

#7/10:

Virtual Movie Theater

With the Vuzix AV920 Video Eyewear, he will be overjoyed with this piece of high-tech equipment. It looks like it's straight out of a futuristic movie and shows a picture that is comparable to a 62-inch big screen television. He will be able to use it to watch movies and play video games. You can find it at BoatersWorld.com for a little bit more than $270.
#8/10:

Radio Control Beverage Buggy

#8/10:

Radio Control Beverage Buggy

Growing up, your techie dad probably loved remote controlled cars. Now, you can give your dad a gift that will remind him of his childhood. This Radio Control Beverage Buggy works like a remote controlled car but it's built to serve adult beverages. It's on sale at HomeWetBar.com for around $50.
#9/10:

High Definition Camcorder

#9/10:

High Definition Camcorder

If you want to surprise your techie dad with an expensive gift from the family, consider getting him a high definition camcorder. Canon has a series of VIXIA camcorders that offer high definition picture quality starting at around $1,000 at Canon.com.
#10/10:

Apple Gift Card

#10/10:

Apple Gift Card

Don't know exactly what to get your dad? You can't go wrong with an Apple Gift Card. Apple has hundreds of products that will make your techie dad drool. You can even create a personalized Apple Gift Card at Apple.com and set the amount from $25 to $2500.
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