Every month on geeksugar I offer my picks for the top five must haves gadgets, gizmos and techie treats you need to get through the month. With the holidays right around the corner, November is a great month to brainstorm about gift ideas and get started on your shopping. The following must haves range in price, are fun and functional, and include some of the latest and greatest tech toys out there. To find out about these must-haves, just
- The Cosmo Pink 32" Bravia series LCD flat panel HDTV from Sony is the total geek chic package. Not only will the screen adjust to the brightness of your room but it comes with a freeze function so you can temporarily freeze a show in a separate screen while watching TV! The Bravia costs $1,100 and is also available in black, sedona red and oxygen white.
- With Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock you can channel your inner rock star while getting your game on. With multiplayer modes and 70 of the most legendary rock anthems, this is definitely going to be a hot game this holiday season. Available in the next few weeks for $99.
- Be just like Jessica and Cameron with the Silicone rubber skin case made especially for the BlackBerry Curve. This bold blue case will not only keep your phone looking fabulous, but it acts as a barrier from the exterior elements. Each case only costs $5 and is also available in pink, red, black and white.
- The iGO Juice 70 is definitely a gadget essential while traveling. You can use it to juice up your laptop in any location—even in the car! From lighter sockets and standard wall outlets to in-flight plug-in ports, you'll never have to worry about a power shortage again! Priced at $120.
- The new Palm Centro smartphone is tiny, chic, jammed-packed with great features and is totally affordable. Maybe not an iPhone, but for only $100, you just can't beat it. The Centro will run on the Sprint network and it also comes in a cheery cherry red color.