22 NIGHTMARE Tech FAILS they want us to forget.

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  • Mrwhosetheboss
    Mrwhosetheboss  साल पहले +6805

    Almost 15 days of prep later, here you go, no nonsense, no sponsors, just a straight 36 minute MONSTER Tech video 😂. To see the rest of the Tech Fails series: inclips.net/video/QMWlRWnAZH8/वीडियो.html

  • Chux
    Chux साल पहले +1552

    The iSmell is still a good idea in my head. Just not for consumers. They had the right idea for cinemas, but now with immersive technology like VR, escape rooms, theme parks it really would've added an extra layer.

    • YourLocalAlien
      YourLocalAlien 12 दिन पहले

      @CodyfabulousYT i do

    • 宇宙无敌鸡哥哥
      宇宙无敌鸡哥哥 21 दिन पहले

      In my head this goes so well with commercials if it can be embedded into an average tv/ laptop-imagine a KFC/ ubereats ad with that tasty smell, car ad with the smell of the car, luxury item ads with smell of perfume. That would have been amazing and def would have been more tempting

    • Arizona D
      Arizona D 29 दिन पहले

      I think is going to be back :)

    • Doggy for iPhone
      Doggy for iPhone महीने पहले

      Disney uses scent, but it’s to advertise popcorn.

    • Bruce Grubb
      Bruce Grubb 2 महीने पहले

      iSmell was tried before...as Smell-O-Vision in *1960* and was such a fail that it was used for _one_ picture.

  • Étourdie
    Étourdie 5 महीने पहले +40

    Funnily enough, the Kinect is now somewhat desirable for people getting into VR, because it can give you full body tracking for cheap and with less hassle than setting up, charging, and putting on trackers, especially if your headset didn't need/come with the base stations needed for tracking

    • Wendigo Lover
      Wendigo Lover 16 दिन पहले +2

      yes. even though you have to face in one direction or the tracking will become janky. this $5-20 sensor is pretty damn good compared to $500-800 basestation setups

  • GlamityJean
    GlamityJean 3 महीने पहले +24

    for comparison in France we got the app "tous anti-covid" (everyone against covid) that was launched because of the pandemic and it apparently costed 7 million to develop and publicise (they spent more on marketing than on the app development) and it would use bluetooth to detect when you passed by other people and notify people if you declared yourself positive, it also serves as the support for the electronic version of the "sanitary pass" which was required for a lot of stuff

  • Nirav Parmar
    Nirav Parmar 2 महीने पहले +6

    Hey Arun, I enjoy your videos so much and I really appreciate that you put this much effort in making. I love all of the videos in this series. Can you please do the top successful products as well? I would love to watch.

  • Learn Grow Bro
    Learn Grow Bro 3 महीने पहले +9

    I feel like this guy is up there with musk and other big brand owners. Having so much wisdom on the tech industry and even giving advice to these global brands, all while still having great and sometimes cringy humor but nonetheless amazing content and information.

  • Dade Halcyon
    Dade Halcyon 8 महीने पहले +1173

    That iSmell seems like a great idea to me. Being able to pump smells out while playing a VR game, for example, would seriously add to the Immersion. The smell of burning or gun powder for a war game, or the smell of flowers for one of those calming VR experiences, or literally anything else. How the hell did this idea not take off? Even if you had to sell specific 'smell packs' to use for each particular game or app. I would buy those up in minute.

    • Idontknow WhoIam
      Idontknow WhoIam 12 दिन पहले

      Or it could be funded by perfum companies to start a "perfum test" site so you could smell it before purchasing it.

    • Dade Halcyon
      Dade Halcyon 2 महीने पहले

      @no no Wow, what a well thought out statement. You must be proud.

    • no no
      no no 2 महीने पहले

      @Dade Halcyon nah

    • OfficerFart
      OfficerFart 2 महीने पहले

      Or the smell of crap when a politician speaks

    • shiel
      shiel 3 महीने पहले

      Except for one type of person. Congenital Anosmiacs. They are physically incapable of smell and have neutered taste.

  • Notpoop
    Notpoop महीने पहले +16

    3:28 honestly, this applies to every single Windows iteration after Windows 7. It's progressively got more blocky and child friendly while simultaneously hiding and making features infinitely harder to find. To the point that even when you know where everything is, it STILL takes more clicks and more time than it would in the previous windows version.

  • Mariel Angela Velasquez
    Mariel Angela Velasquez 5 महीने पहले +12

    Not skipping a single app because this man deserves everything for his puns, great personality and effort in making these videos. 💗

    • BanjoInKorea
      BanjoInKorea 22 दिन पहले +1

      True. It has made him a not-so-humble multi-millionaire.

  • Johnathan Saegal
    Johnathan Saegal 3 महीने पहले +3

    I remember when you rented video cassettes from the corner market - not Redbox, literally asked the cashier if they had Star Wars for rent (they would have three copies) and you rented them for a dollar a day up to three days. You could even choose between VHS and Beta. Only years later was when Blockbuster came along, and Netflix was a mail-in rental.

  • Harrick V Harrick
    Harrick V Harrick 3 महीने पहले +1

    The Kinect listening in on you in your own home whilst playing your video games must be THE solemn worst case of digital home invasion and breaking into people's privacy I EVER heard of. That THAT did not set off much more of a storm of protest and lead to some consequences is something that has surprised mea great deal. That being said, I am curious if the Kinect's (superior) ability to pick up on all the physical moves its players made with all of their bodies during gameplay is something that since has been implemented into other game consoles, would anybody know that?

  • The Horizon
    The Horizon साल पहले +1094

    37 billion for an app!? this has to be some kind of money laundering scheme what

    • Peter Ward
      Peter Ward 4 महीने पहले

      It cost £35mil, people that can’t be bothered to look at facts think that the cost of testing was also spent on the app, also if people bothered to research further the 37bn was allocated for TEST and trace not actually spent. Never mind, facts aren’t relevant nowadays.

    • Galaxy Tsubaki ( was patriot) (quit)
      Galaxy Tsubaki ( was patriot) (quit) 6 महीने पहले

      Lol

    • Philip Jones
      Philip Jones 7 महीने पहले +1

      @Glenn Reviews It's clear they didn't get skilled or even competent staff. The staff were certainly skilled at negotiating rates like that.
      I do know that at that level, you are owned and can expect legal action for any shortcomings (unless you can settle out of court, and good luck with that). In my own work, I'm obliged to have legal protection insurance for that very reason.
      Why aren't these people being sued?

    • Glenn Reviews
      Glenn Reviews 7 महीने पहले

      @Philip Jones It really is not even close to market rates. They did not even manage to recruit skilled staff. The project management is the worst I have ever heard of. It is so bad it must be corruption. Nobody is this incompetent. Nobody.

  • 湾岸ミッドナイト •
 588 | Gonta
    湾岸ミッドナイト • 588 | Gonta 2 महीने पहले +1

    the psvita fail i agree with so much. as a psvita owner myself, it had so much potential, filled to the brim with awesome games that make sure you never feel bored of the game, and features that anyone couldve asked for in a portable console during its tims.
    however, because of sony's bad decisions, whatever they were thinling, it just screwed the thing over. bad pricing, proprietary accessories (thankfully fixed with the psvita 2000 slim models, which had 1gb of inbuilt storage and a micro usb charger), and what not.
    the psvita couldve lived up to its name, forgive the pun, Vita, but instead it became Mortem.

  • MrBjh00420
    MrBjh00420 5 महीने पहले +3

    I love the way you do this video way it's entertaining and yet not overdoing it so that it is actually good compared to a lot of the other people who think that they need to take it way overboard with the comedy or well make the stupid jokes where it's all puns and makes it corny and dumb so kudos on a great video keep up the good work

  • David Owens
    David Owens 4 महीने पहले +1

    To be fair, the kinect had great potential. They even licensed it out to smart TV developers. The first Samsung smart tvs basically had a kinect integrated into it.

  • Bob Bob
    Bob Bob महीने पहले +1

    To be honest, the kinect is pretty good for full body tracking in vr, by no means amazing, but on a budget it works well enough especially for the prices you can get them for nowadays

  • Chigz Tech Reviews
    Chigz Tech Reviews साल पहले +750

    Wow, this video took me back. Kept me hooked till the end. 🙌

    • Kyle Brown
      Kyle Brown 11 महीने पहले +1

      @Akshay Kaylaser because they think they are replying to a famous person

    • Akshay Kaylaser
      Akshay Kaylaser साल पहले

      Why does everyone SIMP FOR VERIFIED USERS?

    • Bassing Basics
      Bassing Basics साल पहले

      Ikr

    • Erise
      Erise साल पहले

      Same

  • Madeline Iva
    Madeline Iva महीने पहले +1

    I love how there was a fail in one of the fails. Specifically at 14:14, where the console labeled XBOX ONE is actually a version of the Xbox 360 called the "Xbox 360 E". I noticed that the controller looked wrong and then noticed it actually said Xbox 360 on it. I understand the mistake, it does look similar. Just found it interesting.

  • hero
    hero 3 महीने पहले

    I remember hearing that the Kinect itself was great, but the games failed to use it right, that makes the failure worse

  • Ef
    Ef 2 दिन पहले

    Dude, PS Vita had such a potential. I still think that it was a great handheld, as it had a lot of classic games, which stand strong to this day: Ratchet and Clank trilogy, Sly trilogy and Thieves is time, Jet Set Radio, God of War trilogy, Final Fantasy games and etc. It’s such a shame Sony buried it alive.

  • Geoff
    Geoff 29 दिन पहले

    The ismell is a good idea for vr. You can use it with a full body tracking with touch sensors, hand tracking controllers and a 360 treadmill to get the ultimate vr experience. And the best thing is that all these things exist! (For a hefty price)

  • Jkev24
    Jkev24 साल पहले +791

    Honestly, I think iSmell was just ahead of its time. I think with VR being somewhat big today, this would have been a perfect compliment to a VR setup.

    • RandomUploads HD
      RandomUploads HD 8 महीने पहले

      @Finnegan Long lmfao
      Or they somehow recreat the smell of the men's bathroom after some trucker ate tacobell

    • Amber Schroer
      Amber Schroer साल पहले

      @Can Tin kinda sorta banned - you have to buy flavored vapes from vape stores - only kind you can buy at a gas station are regular and menthol . The menthol is set to be banned soon. I live in CA where they do a pretty good job at banning cigarettes by making them so expensive - a pack of Marlboros are easily $12-15 a pack whereas in my hometown in Indiana- only $6-7.
      I don’t know a single person who smokes out here, yet many people back home are pack a day smokers.

    • webewasabin
      webewasabin साल पहले

      imagine a zombie game 🤮

  • The Noob
    The Noob 3 महीने पहले

    I still have a old Sony Bravia that uses 3D and I have only used the 3D feature once and I was not impressed. It was very underwhelming.

  • Silverv2
    Silverv2 3 महीने पहले +3

    1:38
    This seems like a great idea! But, it should be used for games and stuff rather than to aromatize your home, imagine the immersion in a game if you could smell the ambient, like gta, when entering a store smelling the inside, or entering your brand new car to smell the it, or an explosion! So much possibilities, I always wanted a product like this!

  • FoxForger
    FoxForger महीने पहले +1

    I have the LG smart TV with 3D and the Blu-Ray, i remember barely even using the 3D mode when it was brand new, what impresses me though is how good that TV still is even for 2022, i could easily keep it for more years. even the design was ahead of its time.

  • heySpookyBoogie
    heySpookyBoogie 2 दिन पहले

    Sony *could* have been as much a household name today as apple and Samsung if they had just stopped trying to make money off proprietary storage media.

  • Rowen Middendorf
    Rowen Middendorf साल पहले +1788

    These companies are literally just creating fails to be on this show at this point

  • Eren Doggo
    Eren Doggo दिन पहले

    i actually tried using the kinect before, it didn't necessarily read ALL of my movements and was kind of buggy

  • blake anderson
    blake anderson 2 दिन पहले +1

    I feel like 1/4 of these tech fails are actually market fails

  • TheDeathmail
    TheDeathmail 5 महीने पहले +1

    Sony shouldn't have added that touch on the back of the console (making the price higher) and they shouldn't have used proprietary sd cards... this would have made the system WAY cheaper and have a lot less development cost as well...
    And if the original PSP used the cartridge as well, it'd have been even better...
    PS Vita was a failure due to arrogance...

  • Ipsit Karmakar
    Ipsit Karmakar 18 दिन पहले

    As someone who owns a 3D TV, I absolutely agree with you.

  • Maker's Muse
    Maker's Muse साल पहले +3117

    Kinect was a failure for its intended purpose but a gamechanger for budget machine vision / 3D Scanning at the time, with Adafruit putting out a bounty to reverse engineer its drivers. Microsoft didn't like it. It's super fascinating !

    • Donna Brown
      Donna Brown 3 महीने पहले

      My family absolutely loved the Kinect and we had several sport games for it. The ones we played most were the two sport games that were fully intended for the Kinect. My family loved it so much that we want a new and improved version that was compatible for nearly all devices except for mobile. ( We wouldn’t be able to see the games.😂)

    • Alrey Tan
      Alrey Tan 4 महीने पहले

      Kinect is being used as a military machine in SK for it's movement tracking technology. Even when people stopped buying it, it still has a market.

    • Trixxart(archive)
      Trixxart(archive) 6 महीने पहले

      Also Nintendo uses a similar thing with there fitness games like ringfit.

    • Rayn TCL
      Rayn TCL 7 महीने पहले

      @V3ntilator i think it started as a fail maybe, i mean i did really like it tho as a kid bc i could play the avengers game and just dance

  • MasterMind
    MasterMind महीने पहले +1

    Honestly, I was expecting something on the list that wasn't there, could have been a 2 out of 10 but..
    Well you could add the Microsoft buying minecraft business, it was all fine, every player got capes, it seemed to have a positive outcome.... at first.
    After the release of minecraft version 1.19, minecraft, or we should rather say microsoft introduced a player reporting system
    And believe me when I say this, it caused A LOT of clashback, see the thing is that it basically told every player that we don't trust the server owners to do the moderation, or they are not capable enough so we are going to do it ourselves, and this system, it can be abused
    It can be used to falsely report player, ban them from playing multiplayer for years on the end, and the only option that is left with them after that is to either play singleplayer or just buy a new account altogether....
    This has caused a lot of critisization against microsoft and the playerbase is refusing to update their servers to version 1.19
    So well I guess it could have very well been on the list

    • Vzod's VlogsN'Stuff
      Vzod's VlogsN'Stuff महीने पहले

      This video is older than that so he didn't know. No one knew. No hate tho

  • Spammus I
    Spammus I महीने पहले +1

    The Vita was such a good console, it's a shame Sony never really cared about it outside of Japan and made terrible marketing choices like the proprietary memory slots.

  • Coolio_Wolfus
    Coolio_Wolfus 2 महीने पहले

    #14 Passive 3D was the best version, it also allowed for a dual screen option.

  • Sean Przybyla
    Sean Przybyla 4 महीने पहले

    as a software developer myself I can absolutely guarantee no developer EVER would use MS Excel as the single source of truth data store for ANY app. Its super simple to use MySQL or any other database solution that comes with everything needed and simple interfaces and usage guides.
    The only way this could have cost so much and been using MS Excel is if done intentionally, where the developers were given Excel as a backend as a criteria/constraint for the development.

  • North of the Border
    North of the Border साल पहले +8027

    My favourite addition to the Track and Trace app was that it also didn't take into account vertical distance, so if you're on the bottom floor of a skyscraper, and someone pings 100 floors up, guess what: you've got covid!

    • Ernie Bertie
      Ernie Bertie 2 महीने पहले

      What the hell could they have spent 37billion pounds on

    • James Martin
      James Martin 2 महीने पहले

      @LucianoWombato huh?

    • Simon T
      Simon T 6 महीने पहले

      I live at end of terrace, so I never enabled the app; If two people stopped and have a chat outside or by the side of my house for ten minutes and they have had Covid - I would have been told to isolate.

    • sandra
      sandra 7 महीने पहले

      @Austin lynds For us (Beware Bahrain) it shows you a shield about your vaccination, country level, total cases and if your in self isolation and if youve come in contact with anyone who does..

    • Daniel
      Daniel 8 महीने पहले

      Just for that BoJo should have resigned.

  • John van Dongen
    John van Dongen 21 घंटे पहले

    On clip (14) about the use of 3D glasses. This concept only works if you have perfect vision... As with me having a left eye squint, when JAWS-3D came to our Tv's in the 80's, all I could see was a separate (Red & Blue) lens, and, while the rest of the family all hid behind the sofa in panic mode. I just threw mine in the trash, and sat there bored at the sight of a blurry image emitting a revolving mess on the exterior of what was suppose to resemble a figure coming out of the screen... 😒 At least having split vision, I can no read two pages at once... (myth) ~ The atuel disability was that it slowed me down in school time, (hence) I had to stand in the corner of the class, for NOT being able to keep up my English? (no good whatsoever)

  • potassium
    potassium महीने पहले

    The light 16 could have been absolutely revolutionary if the editing software worked well. It's really a shame

  • 1337fraggzb00N
    1337fraggzb00N 2 महीने पहले

    I had the Kinect for the Xbox One back then and my impression was, that it took quite a time until there was a similar motion detection system - if at all. So the Kinect was ok, but the games totally sucked.

  • Bjorn
    Bjorn 12 दिन पहले

    the worst part of onlive's demise was not that it had a startup with big dreams mentality... it was more that sony bought and killed it off to make it's own, ecosystem-locked version.
    in any case i did enjoy onlive and it was one of the most amazing innovative services that has ever been made imho.
    because one of the things you forgot to mention: yes, you pay monthly... but you could play EVERY game on the platform, included into the price, on pretty much any hardware,
    and from any location

  • Samuel MontyPython
    Samuel MontyPython साल पहले +354

    Let’s all be honest, BlockBuster wasn’t a “fail” but it failed as far as being behind in innovation. I felt way more excited to watch a movie when I went to the store with friends or family, had a DVD limit (due to being poor af), being able to see all the posters, newest games with in-person free trial, and getting the occasional microwave popcorn and candy at the check out counter

    • Jamz 4 Your Ears
      Jamz 4 Your Ears साल पहले +1

      @L C well then sounds like they dug their own grave.

    • David Lawrence
      David Lawrence साल पहले +3

      @L C Yup! This is exactly what happened. Netflix tried to sell itself to Blockbuster for $50 million in 2000. At the time it wasn't streaming, just mail-order dvds, so you can kind of see why BB thought it wasn't worth it, since they had no shortage of shops and business was booming, why would they spend $50million on something that was really just tacked on the side of their business? I suspect if they'd actually bought it and kept the model going, we wouldn't have had netflix as a streaming service at all, since BB just never grasped that's how the industry was going (weird since music had already gone that way...)

    • L C
      L C साल पहले +1

      @Jamz 4 Your Ears Don't know if its true or not, but I remember reading/seeing somewhere that the people who created Netflix originally pitched the idea to Blockbuster and were rejected.

    • Biohacker
      Biohacker साल पहले

      @Pevhz well yeah its great, thats why it got big in the first place, but it went bankrupt anyway. so it doesnt matter how big or small a company is, they can fail

    • Pevhz
      Pevhz साल पहले

      @Biohacker I Disagree , Nokia Is Great

  • Leader Tapfuma
    Leader Tapfuma 2 महीने पहले +1

    I'm becoming addicted to this guy's videos. In 36 minutes, He gives you so much knowledge that could take you 5 days of reading.

  • Cameron Tovey
    Cameron Tovey महीने पहले

    i slightly disagree with the vita fail as so far the only fail i had with it was it was too damn fragile i swear i broke that thing once then got it repaired only to break it the next day.

  • Trexel Cat
    Trexel Cat 4 महीने पहले +1

    22:40 The irony in the Blockbuster story is, Netflix actually tried to get Blockbuster to buy them out in the beginning. Blockbuster said no, saying that they didn't see a future in movies by mail.

  • Onyx_TheyThem
    Onyx_TheyThem 4 महीने पहले

    when i was little, we had this vista desktop for over our near a decade. it ran really slowly and had error pop ups like that a lot. drove my parents insane. perks of being lower-middle class, i suppose.

  • I am the great Cornholio
    I am the great Cornholio साल पहले +2796

    People snortoling their farts for eachother on iSmell is possibly the greatest thing i have ever heard

    • Sai
      Sai 7 महीने पहले

      I've never seen the word "snortoling" in my life.

    • Pepsi Dog
      Pepsi Dog 7 महीने पहले

      imagine watching the movie Shrek with this thing

    • SNC_fire
      SNC_fire 7 महीने पहले

      My brain hurts

    • Col Striker
      Col Striker 8 महीने पहले

      😂🤣💀

    • John 8:32
      John 8:32 8 महीने पहले

      @Archer Frost lol yeah like that girl who sold tens of thousands of dollars worth of her farts in a jar.. smh

  • Paulius Mscichauskas
    Paulius Mscichauskas 2 दिन पहले

    I'd say, that if something is deliberate, then it's not a fail. If you plan something and it happens the way you want it to, it's a win.

  • MrAtaguas
    MrAtaguas 12 दिन पहले

    A lot of these fails seem like poor decisions made by executives that don't understand the engineering side of things pushing the engineering teams to do something that seems counterintuitive from a common sense engineering perspective. Happens all the time and these are highlights lol

  • Carmelo Jalova
    Carmelo Jalova 4 महीने पहले

    6:54 the marketing failed since they marketed it as "worlds fastest cpu" but it failed miserably when it released its not efficient it just looked good because of the clock speed

  • Diary of a Real Mom
    Diary of a Real Mom 2 महीने पहले

    My mom use to work at intel for many years, and I remember when they were upset because people who worked for intel leaked their technology to AMD.

  • Mazen Fisher
    Mazen Fisher साल पहले +227

    The PSVITA made me legitimately sad. The problem is, it was an incredible console, and still is today if you can get your hands on one and a custom SD Card to PSVITA card converter. You can jailbreak it and download free games and even a PSP emulator, which is incredible. As Arun said, though, initial sales are what matters in the long term.

  • L F
    L F 4 महीने पहले

    I happened to like Windows Vista Ultimate.
    I had no compatibility issues.
    I could stop it from EVER trying to update or even look for updates (GD I miss that feature!).
    PC ran quiet and wasn't heating up or struggling to run a bunch of crap in the background like windows 10 does.
    Dreamscene... I know there's replacement apps for it now, but I loved running that! In short, it was a program that allowed you to use animated images or video as well as interactive stuff as your desktop background.
    Not having to emulate DOS. Had several older games that simply won't work on anything past Windows Vista Ultimate without using an emulator. They worked fine on Vista though.

  • 42krikkit
    42krikkit 14 दिन पहले

    Microsoft Bob WAS pretty crappy; however, it was not intended as a frontend to Windows 95 (as depicted in the video) but to 3.1/3.11 which, while not super-complicated to use was not nearly as user-friendly and straightforward as Windows 95. And yes, Bob does run on Win 95/98 but by the time Windows 95 launched, Bob was almost already discontinued.

  • Danson Saldanha
    Danson Saldanha 2 महीने पहले

    I actually loved windows Vista visually. I actually prefer it more than current windows iterations.
    I wish they had thought it out.

  • Phil Knowles
    Phil Knowles 3 महीने पहले

    I thought our contact tracing system in New Zealand had faults lol but at least it worked!

  • Crazy Comments
    Crazy Comments साल पहले +825

    I kinda wanna see the iSmell perfected, imagine being able to tell how an area smells on games

    • Hercules Brofister
      Hercules Brofister 8 महीने पहले

      like the village in RE:4.
      looking through the replies, i can see it's probably best this didn't take off.

    • P_Mime Junior
      P_Mime Junior 11 महीने पहले

      It will be a part of real vr experiences. It has to be.
      Smell is incredibly important to an experience.
      Its linked to memories. Like how a smell can bring you back in time to a specific memory
      Mimicking musty air inside a building, then opening the door to outside with bright sun and the smell of fresh cut grass or leaves ect. Would really add to the realism..
      the slight smell of rotting meat as zombies pass. Or entering an infested building. The smell needs to be part of the experience.
      Even something simple like, eating some candy bar for health, "emitting sweet chocolate smell". Taste and smell are closely linked .
      Really would feel real.
      Then how about the smell of copper / iron ?
      When bleeding out or died.

    • Ultra
      Ultra 11 महीने पहले +1

      Hmmm *how does a kamehameha smell*

    • Matthew Baang
      Matthew Baang 11 महीने पहले

      Goddamn how excited I would be playing zombie games...

    • The Jesteress
      The Jesteress 11 महीने पहले

      Imaging watching a cooking show 🤤

  • Oakley 156
    Oakley 156 5 महीने पहले

    When they said the thing about Bob with Microsoft I just remembered how confusing it is when they moved the snipping tool somewhere else. I still can't find it

  • duck in gamestop
    duck in gamestop 4 महीने पहले

    I actually still have one of those 3D TV's, I've only used the 3D mode a few times though because I sometimes accidentally turn it on

  • Raed Al Talib
    Raed Al Talib 5 महीने पहले

    This man can rick roll anyone with almost everything he has he is the ultimate rick roller.

  • Joe Demmons
    Joe Demmons 3 महीने पहले

    Kinda sad about the 3D tv segment. I still have (and use) a Sony 3D tv with my PS3 as the 3D Bluray player. I get super deals on 3D bluray films now (when available). It was a gimmick that most didn't care for though. Oh well, here's to hoping that my 3D tv never dies!!!

  • Omar
    Omar साल पहले +464

    You know you’re a quality creator when everyone likes the vid before it fully loading 😂

    • Tex gamer
      Tex gamer साल पहले +1

      This is exactly what I did everytime I click his videos I make sure to like it b4 I goo too far and get too caught up in it 😂😂😂

    • Tacticoes
      Tacticoes साल पहले

      Lol

    • Soham 2077
      Soham 2077 साल पहले

      😂

    • OmShetkar
      OmShetkar साल पहले

      @Excited Jellyfish
      Same 🤣🤣

  • Zephyr
    Zephyr 3 महीने पहले

    “Nintendo made the biggest misstep in their entire history.”
    Wait that’s not Metroid Other M.

  • Julius Pleaser
    Julius Pleaser 4 महीने पहले

    When I saw you put Fyre Festival at #2, I thought "What on Earth could be a bigger disaster than that?"
    You did not disappoint.

  • void apple
    void apple 4 महीने पहले

    I personally very much enjoyed the Avengers game. I can see why people don't like it, but I thought the story was interesting. The one thing I disagree on is the part that said you fight enemies in the same spot over and over. In the game even though you are fighting the same people you do fight in a lot of different areas with different landscapes. The fact that the characters don't look the same as the actors in the movie shouldn't be a reason to not like a game. You can have your own opinion, but me personally I loved the game, and I don't understand why it got so much hate. The IP thing was bad, but it got fixed and the game is actually fun.

  • dyrepoliti
    dyrepoliti 3 महीने पहले

    Well the Norwegian track app(1.version) for covid was ranked as one of the worst for user privacy and was in the same score area as countries we don't like to be associated with in the western rich I countries. But U.K wasn't the only one who burnt themselves on the tracking / tracing app for C-19. The 1.version of the tracking app was removed because of the privacy thing and many people didn't trust the 2.version after that(me included) and the government was repeatably trying to get their citizens to install it. The population was fool me once, but many still installed it.

  • Walde
    Walde 11 महीने पहले +744

    PS Vita is such an amazing handheld. I swear Sony tried to kill it intentionally with their ridiculous proprietary SD cards and the Vita game library was quite limited unless you are a fan of JRPGs.
    At least it's been hacked so that you can use normal microSD cards in it now and run tons of emulators on it, it's an absolutely amazing system when it's jailbroken. Definitely my favorite handheld system of all time

    • TheSonicsean
      TheSonicsean 8 महीने पहले

      If they had put in regular Micro SD from the start I imagine it would have actually been successful. Not like Original Game Boy, but remember around that time the 3DS was still selling well despite being far less powerful than the Vita. Obviously Nintendo platforms sell mostly based on their IP, which Sony isn't even close to, but they could have done good business. They just shot themselves in the foot out of greed or a fear of people pirating games on it (which would have happened anyway)

    • Eojin's Reviews
      Eojin's Reviews 8 महीने पहले

      You're absolutely right, Sony released much too little games on it compared to something like the 3DS.
      But the hacking community is really amazing, I played GTA: SA on the Vita a few days ago and it felt amazing. You can't really run something like that so smoothly on any other handheld device (besides the pretty high-end smartphones)! Amazing for a console that you can get for under $150, sometimes even $100.

    • Michael obeg
      Michael obeg 8 महीने पहले

      The vita was only a failure anywhere but Japan and now that I finally have one I regret not getting one sooner

    • jimmycon2001
      jimmycon2001 8 महीने पहले

      I own one

    • Zan
      Zan 8 महीने पहले +1

      Was great for Niche JRPGs, if you're hardcore JRPG fan you were getting it for stuff like Atelier, Ys and Trails of Cold Steel but the average guy didn't know what was on it. Thing also plays PS1 and PSP games. so you got a bunch of JRPGs from those 2 systems. Since X/X2 was ported to Vita, basically every Final Fantasy game except for 12 is playable on it. Problem is, you couldn't fit it all without spending $100 of a 64gb sd card.

  • Lazyinglel
    Lazyinglel 8 दिन पहले

    What is interesting about Kinect was that it is now being used for monuments and art displays in several countries. In fact, there was one in Singapore at the airport where they would track your face and aline your face with the white paper in front of you. This was all done with the Kinect itself!

  • Infinite love
    Infinite love 23 दिन पहले +1

    He never fails to rickroll us 😂😂😂

  • Andrew
    Andrew 8 दिन पहले

    #12 makes me so happy, I love seeing Microsoft fail.

  • water
    water 5 महीने पहले

    "there was a point in all of our lives when we wanted a 3D TV"
    me still using a 3D TV: 😳

  • Stargazer on Ceres
    Stargazer on Ceres 6 महीने पहले +215

    As a huge PSVita enjoyer (still using it to this day thanks to SD2Vita and CFW), I definitely think the memory card issue had a lot to do with why it bombed. Better integration with their consoles and a standard SD card, they may have had an almost Switch-like experience and been far more accessible/appealing. Pretty sure the Switch would have still been a smash hit even if the Vita succeeded, but maybe Sony could have gotten a piece of the pie instead of just crumbs and failure...

    • Andrew
      Andrew 8 दिन पहले

      Sony is too obsessed with nickel and diming their customers to allow people to use an SD card. They pushed those stupid Memory Stick Duo cards for SO damn long.

    • John Reynolds
      John Reynolds 2 महीने पहले

      I got the PSTV. The annoying thing with that is that a lot of Vita games won't work on it (unless you hack it) because it lacks the touchscreen/touchpad. Developers were encouraged to use touch inputs apparently. The most frustrating is Wipeout 2048 because the only touchscreen bit is the menus.

    • Dojang Official
      Dojang Official 3 महीने पहले +1

      @AUSTIN The ps vita costed a LOT for sony to make when they added the OLED screen,and in turn they added proprietary memory cards to make up in costs,it was a serious gamble because they did this on the first model without knowing if the system would take off,I agree that it looks amazing,and also I don't neccesarily think the vita is dead,the homebrew community has given it amazing support,also can you chill the fuck out?jesus.

    • AUSTIN
      AUSTIN 3 महीने पहले +1

      @Dojang Official the fuck does the screen have to do with anything, its an amazing panel. besides being software modded, my vita is still 100% stock and i play like 15-20 hours a week on it. i just recently picked up a 5000mah battery to install

  • Bob Bobu
    Bob Bobu महीने पहले +2

    I have the wii and Kinect and they are both really amazing! I don’t care what you say but for me it is really good except the quality because it was old but for that time it was amazingly good!

  • James Witherow
    James Witherow 4 महीने पहले

    Netflix might have helped push Blockbuster to the edge, but there's more to that story.
    Simply put, it was movie distributors that killed the rental video industry.
    A large percentage of Blockbuster's rentals were in VHS, not DVDs. In 2008, distributors stopped making them. Full stop.
    This literally cut the legs out from under stores like Blockbuster. Netflix streaming finished them off.

  • cool stuff
    cool stuff 2 महीने पहले

    The test and trace app didnt allow you to register when you left a location so it often caused false positives

  • Nathan Griffiths
    Nathan Griffiths 3 महीने पहले

    37 billion pounds to build any kind of app is completely and utterly insane. Here in New Zealand we had an Covid tracer app that did basically the same thing and cost 6.4 million NZ dollars (about 3.2 million pounds) to develop.

  • Mason Zedaker
    Mason Zedaker साल पहले +54

    Another thing that happened with the Kinect: Microsoft massively nerfed the retail product after initial reveals. The device didn't have the capabilities they initially advertised and promoted. If it worked as well as it initially did, it may have been a literal game-changer for not just games, but as an input.

    • PuppyHurricane
      PuppyHurricane साल पहले

      I loved my Kinect and still have my Xbox 360, and still use it! I loved the climbing and rafting games and would play the rafting game in a perry the platypus onesie. I thought it was just sooooo fun and they couldve made such a market killing with a better product!

  • A Dead Phish
    A Dead Phish 3 महीने पहले +1

    #15 breaks my heart. I LOVED my vita, I still play it sometimes and seeing it die the way it did was a tragedy

  • Shubham Sarkar
    Shubham Sarkar 2 महीने पहले

    To be honest I have been watching your vedios for over four years now , the way you show the ugly truth of tech , that requires a huge amount of courage , keep up the good work boss @mrWhoistheBoss , just a small request please bring more vedios so that we all can watch more of the truth of tech 😄👍

  • painulldrei
    painulldrei 2 महीने पहले

    That the PS Vita is here hurt so much for me, especially from a homebrew perspective. But I agree that the pricing was terrible with the SD cards, Luckily there is SD2VITA now

  • DJ BamBamRuby
    DJ BamBamRuby 10 दिन पहले

    Also, my mom worked at microsoft and was one of the main security and coding people. She verifys. To quote her "It was a nightmare."

  • Shreyas Kulkarni
    Shreyas Kulkarni साल पहले +309

    *Tech Fails* are always interesting !

    • Sidharth J
      Sidharth J साल पहले +1

      Tech fails are always interesting lol

    • Sophie Philip
      Sophie Philip साल पहले

      Ikr

    • cake
      cake साल पहले +8

      @ Emus Insides username checks out

    •  Emus Insides
      Emus Insides साल पहले +1

      No

    • Rohan Debbarma
      Rohan Debbarma साल पहले +2

      Period.

  • Jared Orman
    Jared Orman 3 महीने पहले

    The iSmell could have been marketed as an app-controlled air freshener. Buy the scents on the app, get the scent. Missed opportunity.

  • SuperIceG
    SuperIceG 2 महीने पहले

    I've got one of them Bulldozers in my room and it actually runs pretty well.

  • Problem?
    Problem? 3 महीने पहले

    Nintendo's biggest misstep was letting sony run away from making the n64 disk add on to make the playstation

  • Chris
    Chris महीने पहले

    Even funnier with Test and Trace, no one used it. The average experience was someone installed it, were told to isolate 2-3 times per day and uninstalled it within a week from the constant notifications.

  • mrwhotheheck
    mrwhotheheck साल पहले +1648

    Finally he remembered his main channel.

    • marz from mars
      marz from mars 5 महीने पहले

      @joebama are u a bot or do you have a virus

    • mrwhotheheck
      mrwhotheheck 5 महीने पहले

      @Gaming Hub but I commented that last year🥲

    • Gaming Hub
      Gaming Hub 5 महीने पहले

      Best insult of the year award goes to: this guy 😂😂😂😂😂😂

    • Gaming Hub
      Gaming Hub 5 महीने पहले

      @I am the great Cornholiogottem

    • Iqiyi 1
      Iqiyi 1 5 महीने पहले

      @Sofeyah haiii

  • myozbubble
    myozbubble 3 महीने पहले

    I loved getting Netflix DVDs in the mail. It was a great segue into streaming. I think I was one of 7 that liked Vista.

  • the hillbilly gamer !
    the hillbilly gamer ! 4 महीने पहले

    Yeah I got an original 3G version and get messed up and then I was only able to get the non OLED version even though I had a warranty at GameStop and that's the only one they had it really pissed me off cuz I had a 2-year warranty and it was like I only had like maybe 2 months maybe one month left on the warranty it was really messed up it wouldn't turn on

  • Dominique Richardson
    Dominique Richardson 2 महीने पहले

    I remember Netflix by mail. It was so convenient for the time. I loved getting those red envelopes in the mail

  • Angel Moreno
    Angel Moreno 5 महीने पहले

    What's funny is smell-o- vision type technology has been a thing they've tried to achieve since the 1939

  • Miester
    Miester साल पहले +404

    Fun Fact: the creator of Netflix started it because he was annoyed that he got a $40 fine for a late return

    • ToXicityUser
      ToXicityUser साल पहले

      @SpritelyGuys yes true

    • Miester
      Miester साल पहले

      @Jelani Stowers search up Bright Sun Films (it’s a channel) and find his blockbuster video it’s only about 15 minutes

    • Miester
      Miester साल पहले

      @Peter Hace Music Official true

    • I am the great Cornholio
      I am the great Cornholio साल पहले

      @Alerom oof

  • Timothy Brake
    Timothy Brake 15 दिन पहले

    I’m a pro software dev for 20 years and if that software costed 22B then someone white washed 21.5B. This is the type of software that a university student needs to be able to write to get his/her final and graduate.

  • Luca Casarrubias
    Luca Casarrubias दिन पहले

    The kids of Mrwhosetheboss will have a lot of phone's to choose from😂

  • Michael Diaz
    Michael Diaz 5 महीने पहले +1

    I love his tech fail vids do more❤️👍

  • Funny Jolin
    Funny Jolin 4 महीने पहले +1

    He always finds a way to rickroll us

  • Anıl Küçük
    Anıl Küçük 3 महीने पहले

    Not on the list but my favourite fail is that Nintendo breaking the deal with the Sony to make a new deal with the Philips. This incident eventually given birth to the Sony Playstation that we know today.

  • Isaac Roberts
    Isaac Roberts 2 महीने पहले

    The last one. Little did they know that apple would put exposure notifications in their phone.

  • Aaron
    Aaron 4 महीने पहले

    One thing we can be sure of is that he will always rickroll us!😂

  • Angy Aubrey
    Angy Aubrey 18 दिन पहले

    I had a virtual boy when I was younger and that thing was dope as hell (as a four year old)