Top tech flops

Exploding toilets and a startup that actually called itself VaporTech. When 400 surfers are dumb enough to click on an ad offering to infect their PCs, what's left for us to do?

Hey! That was Howard Stringer's goat!
To promote the European release of the videogame God of War II, based on Greek mythology and described as "an adult-rated, fast-paced bloodbath," Sony hosts a party at the foot of the Parthenon in which guests are invited to pull live snakes from a pit, be fed grapes by topless hostesses, and reach inside the still-warm carcass of a freshly slaughtered goat to eat offal from its stomach.
Last updated December 20 2007: 10:06 AM ET

High-tech toilets

Electronic voting machines

Cartoon Network


John Mackey

The European Union


Research in Motion

John Griffin


Sony Part 2

Verizon Wireless


365 Main

One Laptop Per Child



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