Top 5 worst holiday tech gifts

Do not put these tech gifts under the tree unless the recipient has been very, very naughty.

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There are lots of really good gifts to give and to get this year. We're giving one away in this top 5! But there are also a lot of really bad mistakes you could make. So don't make them. Watch the Top 5 , heed the warnings, then come back to this blog and post a comment for a chance to win a Sony Reader touch edition, courtesy of Sony Electronics. It's easy.

So, how do you win this CNET Top 5 giveaway of the Sony Reader touch edition? Let me enumerate the basic rules. Please read them carefully.

Register as a CNET user. Go to the top of this page and hit the "Join CNET" link to start the registration process. If you're already registered, no need to register again.

Leave a comment below. We asked a trivia question in this episode of the Top 5, but you can leave whatever comment you want.

Leave only one comment. You may only enter this specific giveaway once. If you enter more than one comment, you will be automatically disqualified.

Winner will be chosen randomly. Winner will be chosen on or about December 21, 2009. The winner will receive one (1) Sony Reader touch edition. Approximate retail value of prize is $299.95.

If you are chosen, you will be notified via the CNET internal-messaging system. Winners must respond within three days of the end of the contest. If you do not respond within that period, another winner will be chosen.

Entries can be submitted until Friday, December 18, at 5:59:59 p.m. ET.

And here's the disclaimer (sorry for the caps, but rules are rules):

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MUST BE LEGAL RESIDENT OF ONE OF THE 50 UNITED STATES OR D.C., 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT DATE OF ENTRY INTO SWEEPSTAKES. VOID IN PUERTO RICO, ALL U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Sweepstakes ends at 5:59:59 p.m. ET on Friday December 18, 2009. See Official Rules for details.

 

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