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Last year in tech: 2017 edition

Fidget spinners, iPhone X, tons of hacks, and all the important tech stuff from this past year.

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We have seen some things. Oh my, have we seen some things.

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Year-end wrap-ups are the best. We get to sit here in our new holiday pajamas and dish out harsh judgments on everything that happened during the past spin ‘round the sun. Interestingly, though, the end of 2017 doesn’t look all that different from the beginning. Smart home stuff is still popular, social media emotions still fluctuate wildly between “ooh, fun!” and “ooh, scary!” and nobody cares about fidget spinners.

So, before we roll into 2018, let’s take a look back at all the stuff that happened in the tech world since the last time they dropped the ball in Time Square.

Best of What’s New

If you want a look at the best new tech from this year, you should check out our selections. It’s a collection of important and influential new products and technologies that came into

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