Geeky gifts for your better half [Gift Guide 2012]

Summary:Give your geeky other half a gift they'll remember this holiday season.


Scent 2.0, available from ThinkGeek, is a USB-powered aromatherapy oil burner, which is perhaps a fun stocking filler for your loved one.

Once plugged into your computer, you can place a few drops of any type of oil (although lavender is included), and once the USB stick warms up, you can enjoy a new scent whilst hard at work on your laptop -- and it only costs $5.99.

This item sold out at the time of writing, but hopefully will be back in stock before Christmas comes calling. 

Topics: Tech Industry


Charlie Osborne, a medical anthropologist who studied at the University of Kent, UK, is a journalist, freelance photographer and former teacher. She has spent years travelling and working across Europe and the Middle East as a teacher, and has been involved in the running of businesses ranging from media and events to B2B sales. Charli... Full Bio

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