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?

Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless
Another PR department in the fetal position
Verizon Wireless refuses to distribute text messages from the abortion-rights group NARAL Pro-Choice America to people who ask to receive them, citing its prohibition of "controversial or unsavory" content. But after media coverage, the company reverses course, asserting "great respect for the free flow of ideas."
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


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One Laptop Per Child



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