Ed: When the staff's away, it's time for some play. We're excited to introduce The Pixel Project: a weekly comic from Diesel Sweeties' Rich Stevens on Apple, technology, and everything in-between. This week: Product (and excitement) lifecycles. (All too fitting for CES week.) A: 2015 is going to be a huge year for Apple fans! We're going to spend DAYS waiting in line for Apple Watches. Then we're going to lose WEEKS defending them to people who think they're useless.A: And then we've got months to obsess over rumors about the second generation models! B: And then you can spend years regretting not just waiting to get version two. A: Why wouldn't I also buy version two?

Now, I'm not saying the run-up to the Apple Watch feels familiar, but...

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