Here's a tacit reminder from an abandoned coal plant in Hagerstown, MD, that today's priced tech is just tomorrow's decay... and in other news, raise your hand if you want a shiny new phone! [Photo from Zero1o1's Flickr via boingboing]
Abandoned Coal Plant: Well, That's Depressing
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