Stanford University's Manu Prakash is looking to give away Foldscopes to field testers with interesting ideas for using the 50-cent gadget.
Since mother knows best, it would serve you well to give her the best tablet to match.
Toolboxes and ties are overrated; get your father one of these tablets or e-readers instead.
From March 24 through 30, Barnes & Noble will throw in a free Nook Simple Touch when you buy its larger HD+ tablet.
WHSmith says 603 of its stores will soon be offering free Wi-Fi -- a ruse to sell its latest line of Kobo ebook readers, perhaps?
Want to see what a "Netflix for e-books" might be like? Here's your chance to find out for a full 90 days.
Samsung and Amazon have turned the page on ebooks with Kindle for Samsung, which gives phone fans a free book every month.
Take a look at our roundup of the finest ebook readers on the market, across a range of prices.
If the Tom Hanks-starring movie Captain Phillips floats your boat, download it from Sainsburys to get the book free.
The PRS-700 takes one step forward for Sony digital readers--and a couple leaps back.