Looking back on 2011, we must say: it was a good year. Yes, we lost some truly irreplaceable people in the technology field, but the legacy and products left behind will carry on their name. Speaking of products, it was the gadgets and gizmos that made this year so amazing. Let's see: Apple continued its domination of the tablet market with the iPad 2, Amazon threw its hat in the tablet ring, Barnes & Noble usurped Amazon, and some smaller companies made products that rivaled the creativity of larger corporations. As the year comes to a close we decided to piece together our list of the best gadgets. Now, before we being, some of these are outright the best of a certain market while others we feel are just insanely ingenious. Or ridiculous. All of which deserve some props. So here you go: The 25 Best Gadgets of 2011.