Bukola of The Come Up Shares Her Rakuten Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday shopping can be stressful, but Bukola Ayodele from The Come Up is making it easier with gift ideas for the tech junkies in your life. Bukola lives and breathes tech and personal finance, so her recommendations are top notch. Whether you or someone you know is working from home, aspiring to be a content creator or just love tech, you can get it all with Cash Back from Rakuten. Check it out Bukola’s gift guide.

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Gift for Techies

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Do you know someone who spends a lot of time at their computer? Do you randomly hear, “It was LAG!!” shouted from across the room? Or do they always have their head buried in the internet? Chances are they’re a bonafide techie. These gifts will have them saying “Hello, digital world!” with their new and improved tech experiences.

1. Southwestern Minimalist Black & White Laptop & iPad Skin

Decorate and personalize your laptop with these beautiful laptop skins! They are also a good way to easily identify your laptop when you’re out and about.

2. LG 29WL500-B 29" IPS LED UltraWide FHD FreeSync Monitor

A monitor is an important tool for everyone from casual web browsers and gamers alike. Increase your productivity and your gaming skills by expanding the amount of screen space you have with this monitor. It also helps to have a good screen that is easy on your eyes!

3. G915 Lightspeed Wireless RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

If you enjoy the comforting click and clacks of a keyboard, you will love this mechanical keyboard. It also lights ups!

4. MX Vertical Advanced Ergonomic Mouse

As a techie, your wrists can start to hurt after several hours of using the computer. This vertical ergonomic mouse protects your wrist by positioning your hand in a natural handshake position thus reducing pressure and strain.

Gifts for (Aspiring) Content Creators

A lot of people are interested in making videos on the internet, so help your loved ones get their Youtube channel up and running or TikTok dances to go viral with these affordable and essential pieces. These gifts will help increase the production quality of their videos and will have their subscribers asking for their skin care routine and wondering if they were born an influencer.

1. Samsung Portable SSD T7 TOUCH USB 3.2 1TB

Increase your storage space with this portable SSD external hard drive! Now, every video you film and edit will be securely saved.

2. IK Multimedia iRig Mic Lav

This affordable microphone will allow you to record clear and crisp audio, so your future subscribers can listen to every word you are saying.

3. LuMee Duo Matte Black

Sometimes, content creators need to work on the go. This phone case comes equipped with lights on the front and back for a high-quality light studio wherever you are.

4. 10.8-inch Portable Travel LED Ring Light

This ring light will provide the perfect amount of lighting to brighten up your DIY home studio.

Gifts for Homeworkers (2020 Edition)

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Work from home has become the new normal for many of us, so help your friends and family invest in their home office set up with these simple gifts. Your loved ones will thank you.

1. Splendid Eco Crewneck Sweatshirt & Sweatpants

We know you’ve been wearing the same PJs set since the beginning of quarantine. Update your work from home look by upgrading to this comfortable and professional sweatshirt that will allow you to hop from bed to work meetings with ease! Get the matching sweatpants here.

2. breathe. Wall Hanging by Morgan Harper Nichols

Working from home can be stressful, and this calming artwork will remind you to breathe and relax while elevating your work from home space. Plus, you’ll get a lot of compliments on your next video call!

3. StarTech.com DDesk Mount Dual Monitor Arm

This monitor arm will allow you to have more control over the position of your monitor. You can easily tilt your monitor to the most ergonomic position to prevent neck pain, and also get the perfect angle to avoid any glare from nearby windows.

4. Spy Guard Webcam Cover, 3 Pack

Avoid any embarrassing mishaps! This webcam cover has you covered in case you accidentally forget to log off your Zoom or Google Meet call.

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