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It happens every year. People spend hours doing homework and weighing the options before finally dropping a sizable chunk of money on expensive new tech. And then, in keeping with the season, they give that gadget away in hopes of bringing joy into someone else's life. This year, maybe it's a shiny new iPhone X or a Nintendo Switch, gifts that anyone would be elated to receive. But as nice as those things are, even the most well-intentioned gift giver often overlooks the boring but important items that make those items really shine. So here's a list of all the unsexy gifts that you should consider if you really want to make it a happy holiday.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

It happens every year. People spend hours doing homework and weighing the options before finally dropping a sizable chunk of money on expensive new tech. And then, in keeping with the season, they give that gadget away in hopes of bringing joy into someone else's life. This year, maybe it's a shiny new iPhone X or a Nintendo Switch, gifts that anyone would be elated to receive. But as nice as those things are, even the most well-intentioned gift giver often overlooks the boring but important items that make those items really shine. So here's a list of all the unsexy gifts that you should consider if you really want to make it a happy holiday.