TIME's Top 10 Lists for 2009: Droid is the #1 gadget

TIME has officially released their Top 10 Lists for 2009. The standout winner is the Motorola Droid, which was voted the number one gadget of the year. This is what TIME had to say about it...

"Everybody likes Android, Google's open-source smartphone operating system. But a smartphone operating system isn't all that satisfying without an actual kick-ass smartphone wrapped around it. Now Android has one: The Droid is a hefty beast, a metal behemoth without the gloss and finish of the iPhone, but you don't miss it. The Droid's touchscreen is phenomenally sharp and vivid, it has an actual physical (not great, but good enough) keyboard, and best of all, the Droid is on Verizon's best-of-breed 3G network. It's Android's first credible challenge to the iPhone."

Here's the full list of gadgets, as well as other technology related lists.

Top 10 Gadgets:
1. Motorola Droid
2. The Nook
3. Dyson Air Multiplier
4. iPhone 3GS
5. Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
6. Dell Adamo XPS
7. FinePix Real 3D W1
8. Casio G-Shock GW7900B-1
9. Beats Solo by Dr. Dre
10. Panasonic G10 Series Plasma HDTVs

Top 10 Video Games:
1. Modern Warfare 2
2. Batman: Arkham Asylum
3. DJ Hero
4. Borderlands
5. New Super Mario Bros. Wii
6. Geo-Defense Swarm
7. Scribblenauts
8. Halo: ODST
9. Assassin's Creed 2
10. Uncharted 2

Top 10 iPhone Apps:
1. Tweetie 2
2. Yelp
3. Slacker
4. FlightTrack Pro
5. Mint
6. SlingPlayer Mobile
7. The Small Chair (McSweeney's)
8. RunKeeper
9. Photoshop.com Mobile
10. Locavore

Top 10 Tweets:
1. Ashton Kutcher
2. Neil Patrick Harris
3. Iran
4. Oprah
5. Shaquille O'Neal
6. Larry Johnson
7. Tracy Morgan
8. Pete Hoekstra
9. Cory Booker
10. Miley Cyrus

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