'Tis the season for year-end roundups, and we won't be left out. This gallery offers a back on the top stories of 2015. We narrowed our list to those that actually first appeared online in 2015, though readers looking for information on a number of topics made older stories, with long-term value, popular too. What you see here is a countdown list of the articles that garnered the most traffic for the year.
And this is an eclectic mix for sure, from new products to mergers to new tech, you found something interesting to read in many of these items. We offer these in reverse order, counting down to the No. 1 story for 2015. Peruse the gallery and enjoy.