The lovable MacBook has the same great specs as its predecessor but now comes with the innovative, brand-spankin'-new Leopard operating system installed. Give Windows Vista the finger and shake hands with rock-solid technology (13-inch Black 2.2GHz model plus iLife.08, $1,649, Carbon Computing , 772 Queen East, 416-535-1999, www.carbonation.com).
Deliver a double dose of Canadiana design with a pair of Bark Edge tables by Deanne Lehtinen ($925 for two, MADE , 867 Dundas West, 416-607-6384, www.madedesign.ca).
Let everyone else fight the Blu-Ray/HD-DVD war. Make a pre-emptive strike with the LG Super Blue . It plays e very disc -- including standard DVDs and CDs -- like Keyser Sºze played Dave Kujan ($999, Future Shop , 10 Dundas East, 2nd floor, 416-971-5377, and others, www.futureshop. ca).
Crafty never looked more chic than on Tassoni Brasil ' s rope-embellished tunic ($500, Ukula , 492 College, 416-619-9282, www.ukula.com).
Jorg & Olif 's new budget-friendly Scout cycle is a guaranteed gift hit. If you're seeing them on the red model, order fast -- only 100 Omas and 100 Opas in the jolly hue are available ($545, www.jorgandolif.com).
Send your iPod on a time warp with the iTube Valve Dock Carbon Edition . This vacuum-tube-based amplifier gives your digital music an analog tuneup, resulting in a warmer and more textured sound than any fancy-pants techie gadget pumps out ($899, Bay Bloor Radio , 55 Bloor West, 416-967-1122).
Apple's not the only player in town with killer all-in-one media computers. The gorgeous Sony VAIO LT-Series PC is a media powerhouse shoehorned into a slim 22-inch monitor that you can throw up onto a wall ($1,999.99, www.sonystyle.ca ).