No blog today, folks. Derek is coming home and we’ve got plans! Like cleaning the house, fixing my bike and finishing some last-minute Christmas shopping. Be back tomorrow!
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Kindle Fire from Amazon.com
The gist: This 7-inch tablet is getting some flack for being clunky and slow. But it's still a great, functional tablet at a better price than Apple's iPad. You have access to more than 18 million movies, TV shows, songs, magazines and books, too. And this tablet's in color.
Best for: Voracious readers, gadget collectors, anti-Apple friends who secretly want an iPad