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Top 5 Worst Tech Products: MapQuest, Google Glass, TiVo

Technology has come and gone throughout the years, but these are some of the worst tech products we have seen.


Founded in 1967 and owned by Verizon (VZ) - Get Verizon Communications Inc. Report this voice navigation for directions was beat out by Apple (AAPL) - Get Apple Inc. (AAPL) Report and Google Maps.

Sega Dreamcast:

This home video game could not reel in gamers who were already hyped by the next-gen Sony and Nintendo consoles.

TiVo (TIVO) - Get TiVo Corp. Report:

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Released in 1999, this digital video recorder was beat out by other competing DVRs.

Google Glass:

In 2012 the Google Glass by Google (GOOGL) - Get Alphabet Inc. Class A Report made its debut. Its $1,500 price tag and secret video-recording technology hurt its sales.


The service started in 1999,  allowing people to shares their MP3 files. It failed after shifting to a subscription-based model.

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