Microsoft announces it's pulling the plug on the Kin, just two months after its introduction. CNET takes a look back at its short life.
The software maker announced on Wednesday that it was halting work on the Kin and would not bring the phones to Europe, as planned.
One of the many knocks on the Kin was the fact that Verizon charged as much for monthly service for the Kin as it did for more fully featured smartphones.
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