Phew, 2016 is almost earlier. No doubt you have plenty of highlights and lowlights, no doubt more of the latter. Here, we present the top 10 most read news stories and features, based on audience data, so no post-truth, fake news nonsense here.
These are all real stories that grabbed our readers and no doubt set tongues a-wagging, from major security scares to IoT innovations. Who knows what 2017 will bring, but no doubt it'll be wild.
Microsoft seizes control of phishing sites linked with Russian state hackers
Fitness trackers over-estimate the number of steps their users take, analysis of 67 research reports suggests
Everything we think we know about the imminent Apple iPhone 9, iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Plus launches
All the latest rumours about Apple iPhone Displays, CPUs, launch dates and even prices
Nvidia brings Turing microarchitecture into the high-end gaming segment