In all seriousness, we were ridiculously spoiled with some amazing gadgetry this year. Next-gen smartphones, laptop/tablet convertibles, and even smart thermostats—the tech industry didn’t miss a step. Google shut it down with its new line of Android devices, Apple updated its product lineup to universal praise, Nike showed us the future of fitness, and Bowers & Wilkins made a statement on the headphone front. It’s no easy task assembling a list of the year’s biggest and most promising devices, but we’re up to the task and guarantee a few surprises during the process. So which product deserved the No. 1 spot this year? Join us as we revisit the 25 Best Gadget of 2012.