Here's a great Christmas gift idea for your geek friend: Ctrl-Alt-Delete coffee cup set. Everyone knows that when a computer is suddenly stuck or running slow, pressing the Ctrl-Alt-Delete keyboard keys at the same time does wonders- that's why everyone loves Ctrl-Alt-Delete and that's why it's such a great gift!
Usually when you feel a bit sleepy you drink coffee in order to boost yourself. Now, imagine drinking coffee from one of these Ctrl-Alt-Delete Cups- it will restart you the same way pressing Ctrl-Alt-Delete restart your computer! When you're done, wash the cups, and set them back into the stylized circuit-board like tray. They'll be ready and waiting for you when you need another break.
The Ctrl-Alt-Delete cups set includes set of three cups (Alt, Ctrl, Delete) and circuit-board tray for display. The cups are dishwasher safe and suitable for hot or cold drinks. Set is 10.5 inches long, 4 inches wide, and 2 3/4 inches tall. Each cup holds 8 ounces.
Get it at ThinkGeek for 11.99$.