You may notice a lower level of posting than normal over the next few days. The DVICE editorial team is taking a few days off from the gadget world to study up on emerging technology and prepare for CES 2010… ah, who are we kidding? — we're taking a break to goof around with all the fun tech toys we got for Christmas. We heartily recommend you do, too. Have a great holiday, all! See you next week.
In the meantime, enjoy these standout stories from 2009: