Gear of the Year 2011
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In our final Gear of the Year installment, Frank Lenk chooses his favourite computing, gaming and interactive products of 2011.
When it comes to high-tech gadgets, one innovation can beget dozens or hundreds more. Think for example of all the accessories and apps for Apple's iPhone and iPad, and for all the Android devices that are coming to market. That can make choosing the year's top high-tech gear a challenge. Here are five of my favourite gadgets of 2011, all of which I've used personally and really like.
Every year, manufacturers of cameras and accessories introduce entirely new products, usually featuring new technology or valuable improvements. Here are five new products that I would buy in an instant, or happily recommend to friends and family/
Every year, AV manufacturers stretch the envelope a little further, introducing products with better performance and neater functions. Picking the best of the best is always a challenge, but here are my picks for the five most groundbreaking audio-video products of 2011.