The best of everything in tech this year

Fortune's technology team picked the best executives, gadgets and investments of 2012.

The best of the best in tech
best of tech

We asked Fortune's top editors and writers to curate the best of, well, everything in tech so far this year. Which investments and acquisitions were the smartest? Which devices were truly ground-breaking and not simply wanna-be's? Which blogs had the most influence, broke the most news, and, presumably, made gadget executives sweat the most? (Besides our own, of course.) Here are our answers.

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated November 15 2012 04:06 PM ET
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