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10 Items From “Museum Of Failure” That Will Shock You!
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10 Items From “Museum Of Failure” That Will Shock You!

Yes, You read that right, There's a "Museum of Failure" in Sweden which highlights 150+ failed products. It's meant to show that innovation requires risk-taking and failure.Here are 10 gems you may be surprised exist:ESPN phone (2006)This ESPN-branded flip phone provided grainy video highlights and 24/7 sports news. It cost $399 or "free" with a $65-$225/month planIt lasted <1yr, with Steve Jobs telling ESPN execs "“Your phone is the dumbest f***ing idea I have ever heard.”Ikea a.i.r. (1980s)Ikea took "DIY" and "transportable" to new heights with its line of inflatable furniture (a.i.r.).Valves constantly leaked and needed re-pumping. The line did last almost a decade, though.TwitterPeek (2009-2010)A $200 handheld device that *only* ran Twit...