Photos: The 10 gifts techies already have

1. A point-and-shoot camera

With Christmas around the corner, avoid getting your tech friend a basic gift. Here are the 10 gifts they probably already have, or simply don't want.

Not only are point-and-shoot cameras a little outdated at this point, but your techie friend probably has three old ones lying around the house. With smartphones sporting such high-quality cameras, there isn't much need for a point-and-shoot camera anymore.

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By Macy Bayern

Macy Bayern is a former Associate Staff Writer for TechRepublic. She is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin's Liberal Arts Honors Program.