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Dell Streak 7 appears to have been discontinued

12/05/2011, It looks like Dell has called it quits on yet another Android product, this time in the form of the Dell Streak 7. It was “confirmed” today via Dell’s website which states that the “Streak 7 is no longer available online”, which seems to suggest...

Web-based Ovi Calendar calls it a day

08/02/2011, If you’re a user of Ovi Calendar, then you might not be too happy with the latest development. Web-based access to Ovi Calendar will soon be a thing of the past, as the official blog post has also confirmed such a predicament – although you...

Nabaztag killed off by Mindscape

07/29/2011, Have you laid your eyes on a Nabaztag before, or interacted with it? That was one cute critter, but to have a kind of physical Tamagotchi is not such a good idea for any company, financially speaking. Mindscape, because of its bankruptcy fillings, has...

Qualcomm Confirms Original Mirasol eBook Has Been Cancelled

06/02/2011, Update: the original title and post may have made it sound like Mirasol (the technology) was dead. This is indeed *not the case*. We apologize for any confusion. What was cancelled was an eBook project that uses Mirasol. Yesterday, Paul Jacobs told a...

Sony Alpha A850 most likely discontinued

05/26/2011, Word on the street has it that Sony’s flagship Alpha A850 SLR camera might just reach the end of the road, as B&H Photo has already posted a notice alongside the camera that “this item has been discontinued by the manufacturer and is no...

Nintendo DS Lite to be discontinued?

04/22/2011, It looks like another portable gaming console is about to get the ax (the PSPgo was announced as officially discontinued earlier this week in Japan), and the Nintendo DS Lite has been rumored to suffer the same fate albeit in the US. According to a leaked...

Apparently the iPod Classic won’t be discontinued

03/23/2011, There were speculations floating around hinting that Apple would be discontinuing the iPod classic – one of the few remaining direct descendants of the iPod (which you could say was the MP3 player that changed everything). Apple used to introduce a new...

Philips Pronto universal remote range kicks the bucket

11/01/2010, Philips has decided to stop producing devices for its Pronto range of universal remote controls after failing to find a buyer to take over the ailing business. Here’s what Philips had to say about the situation officially: “In December 2009,...

HTC Hero discontinued by Telus

09/27/2010, The HTC Hero comes in a different form factor as it has a curved bottom, something that makes it instantly recognizable at first glance. Well, Telus has just announced that they will be discontinuing this smartphone after being made available to the...

Dell Inspiron Mini 10v netbook has been discontinued

04/15/2010, Dell has decided to discontinue the Inspiron Mini 10v netbook which is powered by the Atom N270 processor from Intel simply because they have been selling the 10″ model with an Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz processor since January this year. Makes sense,...

Garmin Colorado 400 series discontinued

03/05/2010, For folks who have followed Garmin and its myriad of GPS navigation devices over the years, chances are you would have noticed the Colorado series. Sad news then as Garmin will be discontinuing the Colorado 400 series. Of course, not many will shed tears...

Skype for Windows Mobile killed off

02/25/2010, Skype for Windows Mobile has been discontinued simply because of a subpar user experience when compared to the iPhone and Symbian version. According to Skype, “Our focus is on providing a rich user experience that allows you to enjoy free...

Xbox 360 Pro to be discontinued

08/12/2009, Everything has a beginning and an end, and this applies to the Xbox 360 Pro this time round as an image of a Meijer catalogue due on August 30 point towards a price cut for the 360 Elite that will place it in the Pro category, which means that the Pro...

Sony Ericsson Drops Memory Stick Micro Format

06/01/2009, At long last, Sony Ericsson won’t be including the Memory Stick Micro slot into their handsets any more, instead, they will settle for the much more established microSD memory card slot. Looks like yet another format failure for Sony, with Blu-ray...