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10 Biggest Gadget Fails of All Time

By Vadim Newquist Sep 27, 2012

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6. SegaNet

In the year 2000, Sega had the innovative idea to bring gaming to the net and allow players in any corner of the globe to challenge one another. The idea itself, of course, went on to change the face of video-games every where, but the SegaNet was too ahead of its time, and suffered from the fact that gamers were hooked into the net through Dial Up. Rather than enjoying awesome game-play, SegaNet users did everything they could to keep themselves from banging their head on their console, due to its constant black outs and depressingly slow hook up speed.

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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