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Internet Explorer is over (and other things now obsolete)

Cheapism Logo By Andrew Lisa of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 37: If your vision of the Big Apple still includes bright yellow taxi cabs, flashing lights, and a phone booth on every corner, it's time to recalibrate. The city just moved its last freestanding payphone from the street to a museum. It's just another reminder that today's newest, fastest, and best technology will soon look like a relic. With each new update, release, and revision, the last version immediately feels primitive. Some products last just a few years, and others endure for centuries, but one thing is certain — obsolescence is inevitable — even for an internet browser that lasted 26 years (that's equivalent to 100+ in tech) like Internet Explorer.Try Cheapism Search and Save, a new tool that lets you search the web and see the latest from Cheapism.com, all in one place.

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

If your vision of the Big Apple still includes bright yellow taxi cabs, flashing lights, and a phone booth on every corner, it's time to recalibrate. The city just moved its last freestanding payphone from the street to a museum. It's just another reminder that today's newest, fastest, and best technology will soon look like a relic. With each new update, release, and revision, the last version immediately feels primitive. Some products last just a few years, and others endure for centuries, but one thing is certain — obsolescence is inevitable — even for an internet browser that lasted 26 years (that's equivalent to 100+ in tech) like Internet Explorer.

Try Cheapism Search and Save, a new tool that lets you search the web and see the latest from Cheapism.com, all in one place.

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