From Xbox Live being down on Christmas to the worst tech stocks of the year, here are the top stories from 12/20-12/26.

Xbox Console1. Gamers who received new consoles for Christmas found themselves unable to connect and play with friends. On what might be the biggest gaming day of the year, a hacker group called Lizard Squad claimed responsibility for taking down both Xbox Live and PlayStation Network.

2.Sony released “The Interview” online as a rental or purchase on Christmas Eve, but not everyone paid for it. Within the first 20 hours, the movie was illegally downloaded over 750,000 times.

3.Tesla announced the Roadster 3.0 with a 400 mile range.

4.We took a look at Devialet’s hi-tech “Phantom” implosion stereo. The Phantom is a petite, spherical, all-in-one amplifier and speaker that delivers what audiophiles think may be the best sound in the world for around $2,000.

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