Digital Trends unveils 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Editors select 100 tech-based gift ideas for every taste & budget

PORTLAND, OR – November 23, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher, Digital Trends, today unveiled its annual gift buying guide highlighting 100 of the top tech-based gift ideas for the 2015 holiday season.  Presented each November by the Digital Trends editorial staff, the list at http://digitaltrends.com/dtdesign/holiday-gift-guide-2015 was culled from hundreds of new and recently enhanced technology-based products and is designed to help users stay current and informed in today’s ever-changing tech landscape.

The graphically rich, highly produced Guide layout is organized by consumer archetypes and features an array of suggestions to fit every budget.  Models appearing alongside the editorial represent a diversity of consumers using fun tech in a variety of settings including a private jet jammed with affluent “Mini Moguls”, a busy family gathered in the kitchen representing the “Homebody” and “Boomers” enjoying their favorite tech while lounging poolside.  The site also features great gift ideas for everyone on your list including “The Gadgeteer” and, of course, “The Connoisseur.”

“Consumers today are savvier than ever and want to ensure that the holiday gifts they’re buying are not just state-of the-art but are also cost-effective and meet their needs,” explains Ian Bell, Publisher and CEO at Digital Trends.  “The Digital Trends editorial staff does the heavy lifting of product research and translates tech, in layman’s terms, so our users can quickly and easily learn about product capabilities and benefits before they purchase.”

For the “Mini Mogul” in your life, the list includes products such as the Vtech Kidizoom Smartwatch ($60), featuring a variety of watch settings, games, photo and video options as well as other features and is designed for kids, 4 years and older.  The “Weekend Warrior” might un-wrap a Hammerhead Bike Navigation ($85) . . . finally the convenience of a GPS that mounts rights to your bike handlebars!  For the “Homebody”, the Ninja Coffee Bar ($160) offers precision technology to transform any old bean into every type of coffee imaginable.  For the “Gadgeteer” in your life, the new LG V10 smartphone offers enhanced filming capabilities, crash-proof stainless steel body and a second screen ($23/monthly on contract).  Please visit http://digitaltrends.com/dtdesign/holiday-gift-guide-2015 to view the entire list.

Digital Trends is a leading consumer technology publisher that aims to demystify technology, helping people navigate an increasingly digital world. Digital Trends’ easy-to-understand product reviews, entertaining news and videos serve more than 24 million unique visitors each month and four million mobile users. Digital Trends reaches 90 million tech influencers through the Digital Trends Media Network, and its syndicate partners include Yahoo!, FOX News and more than 200 broadcast news stations. Digital Trends is headquartered in Portland, Ore., and has offices in New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Detroit and Chicago. For more information, visit www.digitaltrends.com and follow @DigitalTrends on Twitter and Facebook

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