Load up on conversation starters for your holiday parties with our one-minute wrap-up of tech stories.
We cover creative gifts for geeks and offer nine tips to stay safe while shopping online. And no year-end wrapup is complete without predictions; we take some educated guesses about the wearables market in 2015.
You can find links to the full stories below. And don't forget to answer our question of the week: What tech gadget are you most hoping to get this year? Let us know in the comments section.