Look back at ten of the most infamous and notorious tech industry frauds, flops, and foibles from individuals to products, ideas to entire companies.
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One of the first Personal Digital Assistants, the Newton was introduced by Apple in 1993. Unfortunately for the device, and for then Apple CEO John Sculley, it was released prematurely. Newton's shaky handwriting technology was the butt of endless late-night jokes, and its poor performance was a major factor in Sculley's dismissal in 1995. In the ultimate kiss of death, Apple savior Steve Jobs once called the Newton and like devices "junk."
InformationWeek Tech Digest August 03, 2015The networking industry agrees that software-defined networking is the way of the future. So where are all the deployments? We take a look at where SDN is being deployed and what's getting in the way of deployments.