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Technology graveyard 2014

It is filling up fast and it is still spring...

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The Technology Industry Graveyard for 2014 is filling up with buried brands, past-its-prime software and start-ups that were ahead of their time or too hard for established companies to resist. Pay your respects here….


McAfee brand name

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, in between introducing a bunch of wearable devices at the International CES event in Las Vegas in January, snuck in that the company is killing off the McAfee brand name for its consumer security products. They will now be sold under the Intel Security name. Not that the name McAfee has been associated with anything bad in recent years… (Intel bought McAfee back in 2011.)

  • McAfee brand name
  • BlackBerry Live
  • Flappy Bird
  • LogMeIn free edition
  • Windows XP support
  • Facebook email service
  • Calxeda
  • Moviefone number
  • Network Neutrality
  • Bump and Flock get… bumped by Google
  • Donna, personal assistant app
  • Firefox browser for Metro
  • Ubuntu One cloud storage service
  • Apple iPad 2
  • Jade Rabbit lunar rover



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