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    QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Let's talk about those gadgets that bombed, but probably shouldn't have.
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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    IMO Logitech NuLOOQ navigator.... it was here well before MS released their puck and worked really well in Photoshop etc until Logitech annoyingly dropped support, their 'replacement' which was a 3Dconnexion device just isn't the same.

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    I always wanted a Zune but they never made it to the UK.

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Pebble smart watches.

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Windows Phone.

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Windows Phone.
    Psion series 5.
    Sony Vaio.

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Quote Originally Posted by Iota View Post
    Betamax

    Ditto. I still haven't moved on from this loss

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    Quote Originally Posted by tunrip View Post
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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Quote Originally Posted by azrael- View Post
    Pebble smart watches.
    Same still use mine
    Old puter - still good enuff till I save some pennies!

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Parm already mentioned my top pick - Minidisc. Still use them now.

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    Dreamcast

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    Mini-disc, although I still use it
    HD-DVD

    Still own a load of HD-DVD titles, maybe one day they will be worth something.

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    Moose tracking devices!


    Those despicable Elk,stealing the pond weed!

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    Re: QOTW: Which doomed tech products were actually good?

    Palm Pre. I had the original one and it was really good for me but there were backend issues which I think made it hard to develop for. The thing had wireless charging as well (optional but that's fine). The final version being unsupported literally a week or so after launch was a disgrace which just put me off HP even more.

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