Holiday '09 Gift Guide

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Make it easy on yourself this holiday season. When your parents ask what you want, just tear out this page and hand it to them. Here's a look at this holiday's best games, movies, consoles and electronics.

02. Revolutionary Rubik's Touch Cube $150/rubikstouchcube.com Sensor technology puts the ultimate spin on this classic brain-busting puzzle cube. The game remains the same: rotate cubes in six different colors until each side displays one solid color; only this time around, move the cubes with a simple swipe of your finger.

03. Warm Wear Mountain Hardwear Refugium Jacket $230/mountainhardwear.com Warm your core and charge your electronics with this advanced snow sport gear. The Refugium Jacket packs 10 watts of power to keep you warm [at three temperature levels] and re-charge any devices running low.

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Make it easy on yourself this holiday season. When your parents ask what you want, just tear out this page and hand it to them. Here's a look at this holiday's best games, movies, consoles and electronics.

01. Networking Solutions
Motorola Cliq [T-Mobile-exclusive]

$200 with a two-year customer agreement/motorola.com No more digging deep for Tweets and FB status updates, and kiss the apps and web browser goodbye. This smartphone syncs all of your favorite social networks, allowing you to update your status and send messages from the home screen.

02. Revolutionary
Rubik's Touch Cube
$150/rubikstouchcube.com
Sensor technology puts the ultimate spin on this classic brain-busting puzzle cube. The game remains the same: rotate cubes in six different colors until each side displays one solid color; only this time around, move the cubes with a simple swipe of your finger.

03. Warm Wear
Mountain Hardwear Refugium Jacket
$230/mountainhardwear.com
Warm your core and charge your electronics with this advanced snow sport gear. The Refugium Jacket packs 10 watts of power to keep you warm [at three temperature levels] and re-charge any devices running low.

04. Bundle of Joy
Xbox 360 Elite Holiday Bundle
$299/microsoft.com
Get hooked up with an Xbox 360 Elite, Lego Batman: The Videogame, and Pure [a quad-based action sports game], all for under $300. One wireless black controller is also included.

05. Sense the Touch
Apple iPod Touch 32GB
$299/apple.com
What more can be said about the iPod? Music player. Pocket computer. Portable game player. Browse and buy from iTunes with a tap of the screen. Surf the web via built-in Wi-Fi. Tilt and turn your way through gameplay.

06. Front and Back
Samsung DualView TL220
$299/samsung.com
Eliminate the mirror reflection in your solo photo ops. If you're into self portraits, the Samsung DualView is the camera for you. A full LCD screen on the front of the camera allows you to scope your shot before you snap, whether you're posing for a glamour shot or gathering your friends for a group pic. The rear LCD has touch screen features, making this handheld camera a must-have.

07. Show for Your Go
PSPgo
$250/us.playstation.com
Sony's newest portable gaming device is way lighter and smaller than its PSP predecessors, and it features a slick slide-up screen. Download all of your favorite games, movies and shows from the PlayStation store over the console's WiFi connection; then view on the sharp, 3.8-inch screen.

08. For PSP Go
NBA 10: The Insider

$30/sony.com
Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron
$30/gamestop.com

09. Game On
Test your skills in the ring and rink and on the track and slopes to see if you are a complete virtual athlete. Then party hard and hit the turntable.

DJ Hero with Turn Table
$120/ activision.com

NHL 2K10
$50/2kgames.com.

Mountain Sports
$40/activision.com

MX vs. ATV: Reflex
$60/thq.com [avail 12/1]

WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2010
$60/thq.com

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games
$50/sega.com

10. Film Session
Much more entertaining than watching holiday home videos from years past.

Terminator Salvation
$22/target.com [avail 12/1]

Kobe Doin' Work: A Spike Lee Joint
$30 / amazon.com

Snatch
[Blu-ray] $29/amazon.com [avail 12/1]

Star Trek
[Blu-ray Three-Disc+Digital Copy]
$40/amazon.com

Fight Club
[Blu-ray] $35/amazon.com


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