It's both the most exciting and most nerve-wracking experience for the modern geek. You've decided that one of your trusty gadgets is outdated -- or perhaps its broken -- and it's time to choose a new one. But with the huge volume of gadgets pumped out daily, we can become paralyzed by choice. The average geek gets just one chance at a new gadget. Pick the wrong one, and you're stuck with it for a bit. That makes the choice all the more crucial. Thankfully, we can employ a simple process to figure out what brand, make, and model will work best for us. No, this is not a personality test that will spit out your "perfect gadget." Instead it's a series of five questions that get to the heart of the matter.