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9. Rumors have it that the next-generation iPad is in production. But the first version, with or without 3G service, is still good pick for the holiday. - 

Kevin Pereira, gadget aficionado and host of G4 Television's Attack of the Show talked with Kai Ryssdal about the hot trends in gadgets this holiday shopping season.

The big story this year is 3D, from shoot-em-up video games to home movie entertainment systems that bring the 3D movie viewing experience to your living room - for a price.

In addition to his interview, we asked Pereira to share his top 10 list of gadgets that you should know about this holiday season. View the complete slideshow or click on a link below for photos:

1. Logitech Revue with Google TV

2. Samsung 8000 Series 3D Plasma TV

3. Asus G73 Gaming Laptop

4. Asus Eee PC 1215N

5. iPhone

6. Alienware Area 51 Desktop Gaming PC

7. Droid X

8. Samsung Focus

9. iPad

10. Canon HF S11 Camcorder