Making a List Checking it Twice
Making a list, checking it twice
So, about those graduate students. Surely you want to know what they themselves would like to receive by way of a Holiday Gift.
If you're shopping for Andrey Mokhov, he says, "If selecting from electronic gifts, I'd like to receive an iPod, a PDA, or any other portable media device."
If you're shopping for Ashma Sethi, she says, "My list is actually endless! A MAC laptop, or an Xbox 360, or a camcorder, or noise cancelling earphones!"
If you're shopping for Ashu Chakraborty, he would like a black 15" MacBook.
If you're shopping for Han Liang, he says, "I would like to receive a fancy iPod with video playing functions, or a new fashionable laptop."
If you're shopping for Jin Hu, she would like a Wii (Nintendo Gaming Console), an iPod (portable MP3/video player), a laptop (high-end), or a desktop computer (high-end).
If you're shopping for Kau-hui Chang, he says, "I would have liked an iPod/GPS if I did not already have them, but I just bought them this month. So, I would like iPod/GPS accessories. A new cell phone/PDA is also great."
If you're shopping for Kun Yuan, he says he would like an iPod because it's very cool.
If you're shopping for Mosin Mondal, he says, "Since I am a zealous music lover, I'd like to receive an iPod of very large capacity (say, 80GB) that can hold my entire collection of music."
If you're shopping for Roma Patel, she says, "I would like to receive a GPS for my car!!! I love to travel and explore new places, and a GPS is something on the top of my 'To Buy' list."
If you're shopping for Sonia Singhal, she says, "I recently bought myself a digital camera (P&S), but would prefer a high-end digital SLR if someone else were able to spare the finances."
If you're shopping for Zhiyang Ong, he says, "I would like a PDA with standard compilers for Java and GNU GCC installed so that I can install, run, and/or develop mobile applications with it during a bus/train ride."
If you're shopping for Meg Aycinena, she would like a gift card for Barnes & Noble.
"What I cannot create, I do not understand." - Richard Feynman, Physicist
"Of course I don't understand all of this technology, but I'm definitely intrigued!" - Grandma Jones, Consumer
Peggy Aycinena is Editor of EDA Confidential and a Contributing Editor to EDA Weekly. She wishes all of you a very Happy Holidays!