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iPhone 6 leaks show a device begging for extreme torture-testing

If the rumors hold true, the next iPhone could sport a nearly indestructible and perhaps flexible sapphire screen. That sound you hear is Apple muttering, "Bring it on" to device torture-testers everywhere.

By July 8, 2014

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Conan fails to become No. 1 on LinkedIn, resorts to begging

Conan O'Brien seems embarrassed that he's only garnered a paltry 68,000 followers on LinkedIn. So he does what so many business people do -- he fawns and begs, like a company on Kickstarter.

By November 5, 2013

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Ayn Rand producers beg for help from others on Kickstarter

The producers of the third part of "Atlas Shrugged" believe it's just fine for others to kick in for a movie that's all about self-reliance.

By September 24, 2013

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Xbox overdose makes home-arrest prisoner beg for jail

A New Zealand man nearing the end of home detention sentence just can't stand another day with his Xbox, so he asks the police to take him to jail.

By June 6, 2013

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JC Penney's begging ad criticizes former Apple exec

In a curious expression of mea culpa, the retailer releases an ad begging its customers to return, implying very strongly that previous CEO, Ron Johnson, messed up.

By May 1, 2013

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Apple's iPad, 3 years in: Magical? Some beg to differ

Apple's iPad was released three years ago today. Needless to say, there have been plenty of detractors over the last three years.

By April 3, 2013

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The sheer sadness of Nokia begging Instagram for a date

It used to be that phones were sexy. Now, even good phones are resorting to begging for apps. Isn't this a little demeaning?

By March 20, 2013

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Petitions beg Google to reconsider closure of Reader

Within a few hours of the announcement of the RSS reader's retirement, thousands sign petitions asking that the Web giant save the service.

By March 13, 2013

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Medical-alert bracelet begs for browser cleansing

If your browser history isn't something you want uncovered, you may want a bracelet that lets people know your Internet tracks need to be expunged.

By January 4, 2013

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Acer begs Microsoft to 'think twice' about Surface tablet

The CEO of the Microsoft partner tells the Financial Times that the competition would have "a huge negative impact" for the computing ecosystem.

By August 6, 2012