With Christmas almost here we have to brace ourselves when unwrapping gifts from people, as we know that there will be some gifts that we would rather not have. Each year there are a host of new useless gadgets that come onto the market, but how do you know what gifts you should avoid this season?
There are certain gadgets that you know has bad news written all over them; a nose hair trimmer and a walk along melon cooler are just two of them. Another two that jump out at me are a coin counter and a cheap all-in-one remote. You can see by some of our hands-on reviews that we have been sent a few useless gadgets, but you will be happy to know that they are still in storage — how could we offer them up as gifts?
The easiest way to avoid these useless gifts is simple, if you believe that you would not want one of these sent to you, then chances are neither will the person receiving the gift. OK, that is a little wrong, as I do know a couple of people who seems to love tacky gifts — my brother being one of them.
There are so many great gadgets on the market that we struggle to understand why anyone would want to purchase a useless gadget? We fully understand that these gifts can cost a small fortune, but there are a few people in your life that deserves to have that special gift. For some of the top gadget gift ideas read our previous articles here and here.