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Steve Jobs obituary

Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56. We look back on his life and remember the co-founder and chairman of Apple.

By October 6, 2011

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Obituary: Sony tape Walkman

Sony has announced it has finally retired the Walkman cassette tape player, marking the end of one of the most successful consumer gadgets of all time.

By October 25, 2010

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An obituary for the major labels

The conventional wisdom at SXSW was that the major labels are technological idiots with no chance of survival--and nobody stepped forward to defend them.

By March 23, 2009

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Bloomberg mistakenly publishes Steve Jobs obituary

Though it was retracted within minutes, the appearance of the CEO's obituary on the Web is bound to make some Apple fans and shareholders quite uncomfortable.

By August 28, 2008

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An obituary for the floppy: RIP the 3.5 incher

PC World says it will no longer sell floppy disks. Is this the death of the much-hated 3.5-inch wonder? Let us know what you think...

By January 31, 2007

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Sony Aibo has been put down: An obituary

We've always loved the Aibo, despite its lethargic trot and general disobedience, but Sony have decided it's the knacker's yard for old Aibo. Crave pays its respects

By January 27, 2006

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Obituary for e-mail viruses

More security researchers predict the death of the mass-mailing virus--reasonable predictions or wishful thinking?

By January 27, 2005

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BlackBerry on list of brands most likely to disappear in 2015

24/7 Wall Street insists that the BlackBerry brand is at death's door. However, it predicted the same thing in 2012.

By July 13, 2014

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Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII.

By November 14, 2013

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Edna Krabappel voice actor Marcia Wallace dies at 70

The actor who provided the voice for The Simpsons' Edna Krabappel for over 20 years, Marcia Wallace, has died at 70.

By October 28, 2013