Photos: The 10 gifts techies already have

2. Virtual assistant

Odds are your tech friend bought a voice assistant the minute it came on the market, and they probably have a few in their home. Especially with the number of options out there, you don't want to end up getting a brand the techie in your life doesn't like.

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Macy Bayern is an Associate Staff Writer for TechRepublic. A recent graduate from the University of Texas at Austin's Liberal Arts Honors Program, Macy covers tech news and trends.