Millions Lost, Kin Dead

07.01.10 Bucky Turco

knhy Microsoft once again ignored its own strengths and instead of focusing on the stuff they’re good at, like software, wasted almost a billion dollars on another gadget that no one wants. Their recently launched, teen-designed Kin phone has already been killed off after only six weeks reports Ad Age. Apparently the juggernaut didn’t learn anything from the immense failings of their Zune player. But more importantly, who’s going to support Rosa’s sexting habit now that her sugar daddies are pulling out?