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Crap products hall of fame

There have been many notable failures in history - English cooking, French modesty, German humour and the Canadian home for baby seals. But the IT industry has had more than its fair share of clunkers.
Dr Spinola, 17 Aug 2000
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Lovely Linda leaves for NYC

Not since Diana married Charles, Monica Lewinsky got housemaid's knee, Geri Halliwell let loose her assets at an awards ceremony or Bridget Bardot ran naked down Oxford Street (actually that last one is more fantasy than truth) has so much media attention been focused on one woman. That's right ladies and gentlemen, after …
Kieren McCarthy, 17 Aug 2000