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Tuesday, November 22, 2005

"Bottom 10" Worst Tech Gifts

With Black Friday only three days away, PC Magazine weighs in with its picks for the worst technology gifts this holiday season. Some, like the ROKR and the Oakley Thump sunglasses-cum-MP3-player, have been mentioned here previously.

Each product made the list because it was, in the reviewers' opinion, overpriced, poor performing, simply a bad concept, or all those and more. The reviews also note what may be less expensive, more functional alternatives.