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There is a Swedish city where the CueCat lives on as a monument to media’s digital failures

HELSINGBORG, Sweden — In the media world, few products have come to symbolize digital failure more than the CueCat, the feline-shaped, barcode-scanning device that flopped at the turn of the millennium, costing magazine and newspaper publishers tens of millions of dollars. More than a decade later, a castaway CueCat sits atop a pedestal at a...
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