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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 Oct. 6, 2011


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 Oct. 25, 2010


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 Mar. 23, 2009


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Though it was retracted within minutes, the appearance of the CEO's obituary on the Web is bound to make some Apple fans and shareholders quite uncomfortable.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 Aug. 28, 2008


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 Jan. 31, 2007


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 Jan. 27, 2006


Obituary for e-mail viruses

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

By Jan. 27, 2005


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 Nov. 14, 2013


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 Oct. 28, 2013


Samsung Galaxy S3 breezes past 40 million sales mark

The Galaxy S3 continues to generate piles of cash for Samsung, tipping the S series trilogy over 100 million phones sold.

By Jan. 15, 2013