Arlo EOL Announcement + Price Hike Causes Uproar

Over the last few years, the Netgear spin-out Arlo "pivoted to become services-focused" (research report) and this fall, the stock dropped 30%+ as the company admitted various problems. Then, this week, Arlo's newest moves caused an uproar on various consumer sites.

Here's the CEO explaining the EOL decision of certain 6 to 8-year-old cameras:

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