Among the greatest mass transit fails in history: the Schweeb.

Never heard of it? There’s a good reason for that.

(Source: Wired)

A Kickstarter developer claims Apple dropped the hammer on its multi-device charging station because of a new, and so far unannounced, licensing rule for the Apple Lightning connection cable. According to the developer, Apple will not allow Lightning connectors alongside other types of connectors, including its own 30-pin iPod/iPhone connector, in third-party chargers.

More @ Gadget Lab.

(Source: Wired)

Since it’s the end of the year (WORLD?), we’ve put together a little list for y’all of the biggest tech fails of 2012.

SO. MUCH. FAIL.

(Source: Wired)

[via @WiredCES]

Womp womp.

——> But you know where you CAN see some photos? In our round-up of the quirkiest gadgets at CES!