Apple and Google continued to log big gains this year. Suppliers to chipmakers and companies in the telecom sector also scored robust growth in 2006
BusinessWeek's Arik Hesseidahl ranks the tech industry's hot growth companies.
Apple and Google soared on the strength of two seemingly unstoppable trends, the iPod and online advertising, respectively.
In addition, memory chips were hot, but it was the companies that supply chipmakers, not the chipmakers themselves, that saw healthy growth.
For a look at BW's picks for the top 10 hot growth tech companies, click HERE.