The Most Important Gadget of the Year

The battle for most important gadget of the year is over. Competition was fierce: You cast hundreds of thousands of votes over the course of the tournament—tens of thousands in the Championship Round alone. In the end, just one percent decided the winner. » 1/02/12 2:35pm 1/02/12 2:35pm

Vote for the Gadget of the Year: Championship Round

Just two gadgets are left standing in our melee to determine the most important gadget of the year, but there can be only one. See what made the cut, and cast your vote for the last match-up of the tournament. » 12/30/11 1:00pm 12/30/11 1:00pm

Vote for the Most Important Gadget of the Year: Round 3

Round 2 of our Most Important Gadget of the Year tournament is in the books, and you made some, let's say, interesting choices to get us down to just eight gadgets. You might be pretty surprised about what made the cutoff. » 12/28/11 1:28pm 12/28/11 1:28pm

Vote for the Most Important Gadget of the Year

Every year, thousands of new gadgets emerge out of busy factories dotted along the eastern edge of the world: shrink-wrapped, matte or glossy, plastic armies marching to line the shelves of Best Buy and the warehouse floors of Amazon. » 12/26/11 2:00pm 12/26/11 2:00pm