5 Gadgets Worth Waiting For

  “Once the new models are announced, the old models get deeply discounted,” says Vipin Jain, CEO of Retrevo, an electronics price-tracking site. Sales get better still as the Super Bowl approaches. If you’re really not in a rush for a new set, wait until mid-2009 for a thinner, cheaper, and sharper set with more bells and whistles. Among the prospective debuts at CES, Samsung is expected to offer a television with built-in connectivity for your computer and other electronics, eliminating the need for a device like Apple TV ($229). “You can just stream and interact,” says Jain.  more