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Nook Wins Best Gadget of the Year at Crunchies Awards

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Here’s a bit of last week’s news that we missed amidst all the CES buzz: the Nook was named the Best New Gadget at the Crunchies Awards. The Crunchies are annual technology awards hosted by Gigaom, VentureBeat, and TechCrunch; this is the third year of the awards.

Watch the archived livestream of the awards above. The Kindle for iPhone App was a runner-up in the best mobile app category.

Here’s the complete list of winners and finalists from awards sponsor TechCrunch.

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