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December 21, 2012 | by Aaron Stern

Everybody knows someone who eats, sleeps and breathes technology and gadgets. But as we come down the home stretch of the holiday shopping season, these are probably the last people on your list, the hardest to find gifts for. You can’t buy them an iPhone 6 or a self-driving car (yet), so what do you do?

Think about their other passions. Almost all of these nerdy tech lovers have the same extracurricular loves: comic books, fantasy movies, video games and type of story that has characters with inhuman powers and any piece of equipment with a video screen.

And while there are only four days left before Christmas, it’s not too late to get the nerdy tech geek in your life (or for yourself) something they are sure to love.

These 11 ideas should hit the spot.

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Aaron Stern - Managing Editor
Prior to becoming the managing editor of CI, Aaron was a content editor for TechDecisions. As a reporter he has covered local, national and international news. Follow him on Twitter: @aarondstern.
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