THE VERGE HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2019

As the end of 2019 approaches, it’s a good time to think back and reflect on the year that was and to think about the friends, family, and co-workers in our lives who we are grateful and thankful to have. While it can be difficult to find a way to express that sentiment with a gift — which is why they say it’s the thought that counts — you still want to make sure you give them something good and not, like, rock hard fruit cake. That’s why we convene the…

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Holiday Tech Gadgets Gift Ideas

As we gear up for the holidays, we ultimately start thinking of what to get people. Whether you are traveling for the holidays, are one of those people who have a hard time making a holiday gift list or you’re doing some holiday shopping for the businessperson who seems to have it all, there are many new gadgets available. The following is a list of tech gadgets gift ideas I recommend for you or any other businessperson on the go. Tech Gadgets Gift Ideas for You GlobaTrac: Trakdot Luggage Tracker This…

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The Ultimate Black Friday Gift Guide: Fashion-Forward Holiday Shopping for Less

Black Friday is the one time of the year when it’s entirely acceptable, if not mandatory, to buy a big-ticket holiday gift at a fraction of the full retail price. The annual shopping marathon never fails to inspire hoards of impassioned bargain hunters in search of a seriously major deal, but then again, perhaps nothing can compare to the payoff that comes with sourcing the perfect present for that certain style-conscious someone, or even yourself (because, hey, you’re worth it). The best way to focus your sights, and by extension…

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4 cool sub-Rs 12,000 gadgets to gift this Diwali

Gift these trendy gadgets this Diwali, all under Rs 12,000 India loves to celebrate and the Festival of Lights ranks high on the list. While many people have mastered the art of giving (that forms a major part of Diwali) down to a science ­ there are those who purchase last minute or are bewildered novices. Regardless of the category you fall in, there’s no better gift that a tech toy. Unlike the usual mithai, the shelf life of a nifty gizmo is much longer. Since most of us have…

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UNCG’s education school gets largest-ever gift

UNC-Greensboro will use a $2.3 million gift from a local foundation to set up a new program to train non-traditional students to teach. The university announced the award from the Tom Haggai and Associates Foundation at a ceremony in High Point on Monday night. The money will go to UNCG’s School of Education, which will set up the Haggai Academy and other programs to prepare teachers. Chancellor Frank Gilliam said in a statement that the university “could not be more grateful” for the largest-ever gift to UNCG’s education school. UNCG…

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