BlackBerry recently announced that it was looking at ‘strategic alternatives’. Which to non-business types means it’s putting itself up for sale. The end has been nigh for the once mighty mobile maker for some time. Certainly, it’s not the first big name to see its fortunes fail as rivals storm ahead and win over consumers with increasingly better tech.
Whether it’s in gaming, TVs, phones or PCs, tech history is littered with companies who’ve fallen by the wayside or been hoovered up by competitors in unceremonious mergers. Click on to see the biggest tech companies that time forgot. By Joe Minihane
Tech companies long forgotten