The 5 worst ideas in tech history
There are innumerable inventions and ideas in the tech industry and, quite obviously, not all hit the mark.
Some fail because they were too ambitious, or ahead of their time. Others because the company got cold feet about a good idea. And many failed simply because they were really, truly, bad ideas.
Here, we present the products which we think fall into one (or more) of these categories. Some are actually pretty good, but simply fell foul of company politics or bad timing. Others, though, are real “what were they thinking?” fodder. So, in reverse order…