Just a day before the iPod celebrated its nine-year anniversary, Sony pulled the plug on “the first low-cost, portable music player.” That’s right, the Walkman is now officially retired.
The announcement comes on the heels of another retirement from the Sony corporation. In April, the company announced plans to discontinue the Floppy Disk, a dinosaur of file sharing technology.
The list of gadgets poised for retirement is a growing one. What would you put on the list?
I don’t think I’m a ‘dinosaur’ but sometimes I do miss “Back When!”