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Old 01-07-2010, 04:59 AM
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Default 10 technologies that died in last10 years



The past decade was clearly one that belonged to technology. Never before did so many new technologies and products came to fore and changed the way we live and behave completely within a short period of 10 years. But such scorching pace of technological advent also meant that many a products and technologies of the immediate past got left behind and earned their epitaph.

Here is a list of some obvious, and some not so obvious ones…

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Old 01-07-2010, 05:27 AM
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Default Alta Vista



The search engine that was once everyone’s favourite is trying to reinvent itself and match up to the likes of Google and Bing. Will it succeed? We are not holding our breath.
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Default Audio Cassettes



Once synonymous with music, the cassette is on its way out, as audio CDs get more affordable.
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Default Digital diaries/PDAs



With smartphones getting calendar and contact functions, PDAs and diaries are making their last bow.
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Old 01-07-2010, 05:37 AM
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Toshiba’s high definition disk was supposed to replace normal DVDs and take out Sony’s Blu-Ray.

It did nothing of the sort and was laid to rest.
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