Product Review

Learning from the Past

Eleven Overhyped Products That Failed

Were you excited about the arrival of New Coke? Do you still have some old LaserDiscs stashed in the back of your closet?

These products that failed also happened to be among the most overhyped in history.

Somehow company executives managed to miss any warning signs these turkeys were sending before they were launched into the marketplace… and flopped.

Every one of these products that failed has a cautionary tale to tell…

With its DVR Memory Expander, Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC) Brings an End to "Recorder's Remorse"

The next time Money Morning's Keith Fitz-Gerald is scheduled for another FoxBusiness appearance while you're at work – and you want to record it on your digital-video recorder (DVR), but realize that there's no more memory capacity – don't fret.

You no longer have to erase recorded programs you and other family members have been waiting for weeks for the chance to watch – just so you can squeeze Fitz-Gerald's scheduled "Lightning Round" interview onto your DVR hard drive.

Thanks to an easy-to-install/easy-to-use DVR memory expander, "recorder's remorse" is now a thing of the past.

I'm referring to the "My Book AV DVR Expander," which is made by Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC).

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