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10 Biggest Gadget Fails of All Time

By Vadim Newquist Sep 27, 2012

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2. Sirius XM

Sirius XM (SIRI) was poised to be one of the most successful consumer electronic devices of all time. The 100 station plus capability coupled with commercial free programming made it sound like the radio choice for the future. Unfortunately, high production costs kept the product on the perpetual brink of bankruptcy, and the commercial free promise was soon broken. By the time 2009 rolled around, shares of its stock that had once been as high as $63, had dropped to $.05, a negative billion percent difference—ok, maybe that math is a little off, but I think you get what we're saying.

Tags: technology, slideshows, youtube, nintendo, life, gadgets

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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