05/10/2012 10:38 am ET Updated May 10, 2012

Mother's Day 2012 Gift Guide: 12 Tech Ideas That Will Make The Perfect Present For Mom

Mother's Day is this weekend, and you don't want to be that son or daughter who forgot a Mother's Day gift. Don't worry, there's still time to pick out that special something for Mom.

Whether you want to upgrade Mom from her old gadgets or introduce her to new ones, tech gifts are sure to delight geeky and non-geeky moms alike. While new tech is usually expensive, not all tablets, smartphones and toys will break the bank.

Half-priced models and gadgets under $100 may be the way to go if you want to splurge on Mom when your wallet is feeling a bit lean. Facebook apps also provide a means of creating special gifts from the heart, from a scavenger hunt to an album of memorable photos. They may not be expensive, but they might delight.

Check out the gallery below for some free and moderately priced gift options. And don't forget the card!

Tech Gifts For Mother's Day