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SPOT
SPOT
Developed by Microsoft, Smart Personal Object Technology or SPOT, was supposed to make every day personal and household objects more useful: an alarm clock with traffic and weather information, refrigerator magnets offering sports scores and so on. In reality, SPOT found its way into a few forgettable products, including watches and a line of coffee makers.


Last updated October 05 2011: 2:08 PM ET
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