Top 5 worst downloads of 2010

Five lousy downloads from companies that should know better.

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Downloads are great, except when they suck. Here are five that fit that description, and you might be surprised how many are household words.

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Brian Cooley joined CNET in 1995 and always comes at technology from the real consumer's point of view. He brings his high energy, often skeptical style to all avenues of CNET coverage, with an emphasis on car tech. You'll also find him frequently on television, radio and the TV screens at Costco!

 

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