These iOS Gift Planning Apps Make the Holidays Easier

iOS Holiday Gift AppsIt’s time to come out of denial and acknowledge that the holiday shopping season is indeed upon us. And if you’re aiming for the traditional December 25 for Christmas, you have just over two weeks left to decide on what to procure for your friends, family, and coworkers. Even if you’re the type who avoids gift exchanges like the plague (*raises hand*), it seems there’s no way to avoid buying at least a couple things for those close to you. And if you’re like most of us, you probably have a budget in mind, along with some kind of organization system. It should come as no surprise that gift planning and organization has made its way from paper into mobile app form, and some apps have even been around for a while. This year, it seems the market is becoming even more saturated with apps aimed at helping you do your holiday shopping, so we decided to take a look at some apps that could do this.

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Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).