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Technology Fails of 2010


In wrapping up 2010, Time’s Techland issued a list of their Top 25 Tech Fails of the Year. We thought it was an interesting read and we picked a few of our favorites. First off, and even more relevant with the recent announcement of the iPhone coming to Verizon in February, Consumer Reports names AT&T the worst cell phone carrier of 2010 and the only one to drop significantly in customer satisfaction as of late. (Thankfully I’m due for an upgrade on my Verizon smartphone soon.) And how can we forget the BP Oil Rig Machinery disaster? It marked the largest accidental oil spill in history and was only subdued nearly 3 months after it had started, but not before leaking over 200 million gallons of oil into the ocean. Almost as embarrassing as the accident itself – the fruitless attempts to plug the oil well and CEO Tony Hayward’s […]

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