What The Tech 98: Worst Tech of 2011

Paul Thurrott

December 21, 2011

This week on What The Tech: A special year end show. Andrew and Paul discuss what they think were the biggest blunders in tech for 2011. Making the worst of list of companies and products include Netflix, HP, Google, Kinect, and RIM. Andrew and Paul debate whether or not the iPhone 4s was a blunder, due to everyone expecting the iPhone 5. They also discuss why there weren’t any successful tablets besides the iPad. Was the BlackBerry Playbook the dumbest product of the year? Andrew goes down the list of Google’s biggest flops of 2011. What about Google’s almighty Android… Did they do anything good? And AT&T officially ends it’s bid to purchase T-Mobile. Was this deal ever realistic?

Running time: 2:09:56

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About the Author(s)

Paul Thurrott

Paul Thurrott is senior technical analyst for Windows IT Pro. He writes the SuperSite for Windows, a weekly editorial for Windows IT Pro UPDATE, and a daily Windows news and information newsletter called WinInfo Daily UPDATE.

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