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Move over Santa Claus, Hunch has a Twitter-inspired gift for everyone on your list

Wondering what to get the extra special technology billionaire in your life?

Hunch has a hunch for you: Its new Gift-O-Matic offers gift ideas for people who use Twitter a lot.

Hunch For Bill Gates, just whip out the credit card for some Dom Perignon champagne, do-it-yourself magazine ReadyMade and the Franklin expert bocce set.

The Dalai Lama? The novel "Await Your Reply," board game "The Settlers of Catan," Bodum Santos stovetop coffee maker, Bi-Color LED blow on-off candles and, we kid you not, the book "Buddha's Brain" (get ready to shape your brain for greater happiness, love and wisdom).

What would make Hollywood actor and technology aficionado Ashton Kutcher's holiday season? The Star Trek USB Communicator Internet phone, Elle magazine (for Demi?), Ray Ban aviator sunglasses RB3025 and those on-off candles again (they seem to be a favorite on everyone's list).

OK, so maybe not the Martha Stewart of online gift ideas. it's just an entertaining gizmo that three employees threw together to show off Hunch's technology that powers real gift suggestions at Gifts.com, according to TechCrunch.

So you may not want to use it when you care enough to send the very best (or fill in your own commercial message here).

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-- Jessica Guynn

 
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