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Amazon reviewers skewer froufrou Bic pens for women

If unicorn horns were pens, they would look like Bic for Her and they would still be mercilessly mocked by hilariously snarky Amazon reviewers.

By August 28, 2012

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Bic flicks at cell phone fuel cells

The French company that's made over 100 billion pens is looking to develop disposable cartridges for fuel cells for cell phones that could make recharging obsolete.

By December 6, 2007

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Dell PCs to sell at Bic Camera in Japan

The No. 2 PC maker adds another high-profile retail partner.

By July 26, 2007

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The 404 1,119: Where we exit through the gift shop (podcast)

What happens to your digital media after you die? It's a morbid topic, but someone has to cover it! We'll also meet a group of citizen journalists in L.A. obsessed with listening to police scanners and watch in delight as the Internet roasts the geniuses at Bic that came up with pens made "specifically for women."

By August 28, 2012

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Ep. 1119: Where we exit through the gift shop

What happens to your digital media after you die? It's a morbid topic, but someone has to cover it! We'll also meet a group of citizen journalists in LA obsessed with listening to police scanners and watch in delight as the Internet roasts the geniuses at Bic that came up with pens made "specifically for women."

By August 28, 2012

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Screw you, pink polka dots: When tech products for women go awry

Crave writer Amanda Kooser calls out Acoustic Research and others for pushing tech products that play down to cultural stereotypes in an effort to attract women buyers.

By January 15, 2014

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A $3,000 luxury phone for the ladies... say what?

Luxury phone designer Gresso takes on the tragic lack of phones for women with a $3,000 handset described as "romantic" and "delicate."

By March 6, 2013

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The funniest fake reviews on Amazon

Amazon has compiled the funniest fake reviews on its website in one handy location.

By August 19, 2013

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Adventures in LockBic'ing

A video online shows a Kryptonite bike lock being opened with a Bic pen in 19 seconds, so one of our...

By September 15, 2004

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Wendy Davis' filibuster shoes praised in Amazon reviews

What's one way abortion-rights supporters can laud the lawmaker who blocked an anti-abortion bill? With amusing online reviews of her shoes, of course: "I am so glad that I have a choice about what shoes to buy."

By June 27, 2013