CNET Top 5 (HD)
Summary: Each week Iyaz Akhtar scours CNET's sites to see what people are looking at and talking about, and then counts down the most popular trends in tech. From the most popular products to must have gadgets to the most downloaded software, Iyaz brings a witty, informative look at each week's list.
Sometimes the best way to shop for a gift is by process of elimination. Here are five awful tech gifts you can cross off your list right away.
The latest iPad is Apple's fastest, lightest yet, but is it worth your money? Donald Bell counts down five reasons to skip the iPad Air.
When smartphone manufacturers push the envelope, they don't always get it right. Here are five recent smartphone fads that fell flat.
It's easy to make a violent video game, but it takes craft to make a game truly scary. CNET's Donald Bell counts down the five spookiest games of the past year.
The 4K revolution is coming, but which of the new Ultra High Definition TVs due out this Fall are we looking forward to the most? Donald Bell counts down the 5 most-anticipated 4K flat screens.
The iPhone isn't for everyone. Here are five of the best alternatives.
Timing is everything. Here are five humble gadgets that paved the way for most of the technology we use every day.
The sure-thing tech trend predictions that flopped big time.
As much as you may love Apple, you have to admit that the iPhone 5S isn't perfect. Here are five reasons we're disappointed.
Some gadgets are built to last. Here are five that were born to break.
What can Apple give us in the next iPhone to keep our attention?
On the fence about buying a new computer? Here are five reasons to back down and walk away.
Wondering where to stash your photos online? CNET's Donald Bell counts down the best five digital photo storage services.
CNET ranks the best five smartphones for taking your Instagrams to the next level.
Gamer or not, if you're an Android fan looking for tablet that runs rings around the iPad Mini and costs $100 less, this is your tablet.