Google’s Garbage: Scrapped Products

by InvestorPlace Staff | July 6, 2012 10:21 am

google logo Google’s Garbage: Scrapped Products[1]As a consumer, you always hear about the products that are on the way in … but what about those headed in the opposite direction?

Take Google (NASDAQ:GOOG[2]), for example. Recently, there’s been lots of chatter about its plans to unveil a new Android-based tablet[3] and the potential of its Google glasses[4]. Over the course of this year and last, though, Google has also retired more than 30 of its products.

Which ones? Here’s a list of some of those Google products that will be no more:

-Alyssa Oursler, InvestorPlace Editorial Assistant

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/google_logo.jpg
  2. GOOG: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=GOOG
  3. new Android-based tablet: http://investorplace.com/2012/06/5-things-to-know-about-google-glasses/
  4. Google glasses: http://investorplace.com/2012/06/google-is-finally-set-to-unveil-its-tablet/
  5. Google Mini: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2012/07/spring-cleaning-in-summer.html
  6. iGoogle: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_TEC_GOOGLE_SERVICE_CLOSURE?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2012-07-05-16-10-55
  7. Aardvark: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/09/fall-spring-clean.html

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