New gadgets try to stay relevant beyond the holiday

Molly Wood Dec 25, 2015
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New gadgets try to stay relevant beyond the holiday

Molly Wood Dec 25, 2015
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The hottest new tech gadgets rely heavily on the holiday season, sometimes to the tune of 50 percent of annual revenue, according to analysts. But companies are looking to spread some of that revenue out, to survive this Christmas and look forward to how their gadgets can stay relevant beyond just this year. 

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