Being the not-so-secret Santa
Quite honestly, it's tough to disappoint when giving someone a new Mac. Naturally you don't want to do so before scouting ahead--making sure that the computer they have is no longer adequate or that the computer you give is one that entirely suits their needs. If you're the sneaky sort, it's not a bad idea to suggest a little trip to the local Apple Store to "pick up new case." While you're sifting through them, take a peek to see which items grab your friend or family member's attention. If it's an iPad, so be it, you've just saved a load of money. But if it's a Mac, your gift should cover you through this holiday and the next five.
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