What to buy a smartphone and tablet owner? Accessories, of course.
Loved ones who dote over their smartphones or touchscreen tablets will likely appreciate add-ons that offer added functionality, protection and perhaps fashion to their favorite mobile device.
Many hundreds of accessories made its debut in 2011, some designed for a specific model -- such as a fitted case for an Android phone or an Apple tablet -- while others can be used with any number of products.
We'll leave out the obvious ones, like Bluetooth headsets for hands-free calling, but the following is a look at many other stellar options for the gift-giving season.
Protection and personalization
Decorate your favourite smartphone or tablet with hundreds of different designs. Toronto-based Gelaskins ($14.95 to $29.95; gelaskins.com) are high-quality skins that affix to your digital device to give it some unique flare; you can also download free, matching wallpaper to display behind the icons. A percentage of each saleRead More »from Tech the halls with accessories for smartphones, tablets