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Apple will replace your defective iPhone 5 battery for free

A "small percentage" of iPhone 5 devices sold between September 2012 and January 2013 have faulty batteries that drain quickly, the electronics giant says.

By August 25, 2014

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Sprint's bleeding continues: Loss narrows even as more customers defect

The carrier, meanwhile, says it's brought LTE to 41 more cities, and its Sprint Spark enhanced network to another six cities, as it trudges through its painful network upgrade.

By April 29, 2014

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Key Microsoft engineer defects to rival Google

Blaise Aguera y Arcas, who played a key role in development of Microsoft's Bing, has left the software giant for a position at Google, The New York Times reports.

By December 15, 2013

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Defective Xbox One does not guarantee you free launch title

Microsoft says Xbox One owners are entitled to a free launch game only if their console is suffering from a faulty disc drive. Those with bricked or crash-prone consoles are not eligible.

By November 26, 2013

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Xbox One disc drive defect nets you a free launch game

Microsoft is responding to the "very small" subset of unhappy customers whose consoles can't play discs with a digital copy of one of four exclusive launch titles.

By November 25, 2013

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Sprint's Nextel defection drives 415,000-subscriber loss in Q1

Sprint slightly narrowed its loss as customers on the Nextel side of the business continue to drop off ahead of the network shutdown. The company added 1.5 million iPhones in the quarter.

By April 24, 2013

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Nokia's imaging chief defects to Land Rover

The man behind Nokia's headline-grabbing PureView technology will leave the Finnish company at the end of this month.

By November 25, 2012

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Microsoft exec's defection adds to Amazon phone mystery

A new clue for the latest parlor game on Amazon's possible entry into the smartphone race.

By July 12, 2012

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iPad maker Foxconn turns to X-ray inspections to cut defects

The supplier to Apple is adding inline X-ray inspection systems, in a move seen as a way to improve efficiency and reduce product defects.

By March 5, 2012

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Samsung power defect causes some TVs to fail, and a class-action suit follows

A defective capacitor in some Samsung LCD, plasma and DLP TVs is causing the sets to fail.

By February 14, 2012