But that doesn't mean that they won't find tech gifts useful.
And who knows, next year they too many be a tech-head!
The Latitude E7240 is solidly made and well connected, delivering impressive performance in a thoughtful design.
It's let down by the keyboard and a lack of configuration options, turning what could have been a superb business ultrabook into merely a very good one.
HP's 14-inch Elite Book Folio 1040 G1 combines ultrabook elegance with MIL-STD 810G robustness.
It also offers scalable replication both to other appliances and the cloud, with fast live booting of backup images locally or in the cloud another key benefit.
Take a blade server, add shared storage, PCI expansion and networking and you have the Dell Power Edge VRTX.