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BBM for Android and iPhone is here, says BlackBerry gaffe

BlackBerry accidentally announced the hotly anticipated BlackBerry Messenger for Android and iOS before the app was ready.

By August 30, 2013


Correction: TV station uses DMCA to erase racist gaffe

A previous version of this report misidentified the agency that confirmed the bogus pilot information. It was the National Transportation Safety Board.

By July 23, 2013


Twitter suspends journalist's account for Olympics gaffe

Twitter has suspended and since reinstated the account of a journalist after tweeting an NBC executive's email address in response to the Olympics coverage.

By July 30, 2012


Lawmakers push SEC for new IPO regulations after Facebook gaffe

A House committee says the IPO process needs to be modernized to react to today's marketplace.

By June 21, 2012


Virgin Media in email gaffe to customers

Virgin Media customers received an email promising them a huge speed boost yesterday, only for the company to renege almost immediately.

By January 15, 2012


Twitter gaffe sinks Congressman Weiner

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), who has admitted to inappropriate online exchanges with women, is expected to resign later today, according to The New York Times and other news outlets.

By June 16, 2011


Facebook gaffe sees 1,500 people gatecrash German teen's birthday party

The 16th birthday party of a teenage girl was gatecrashed by over 1,500 people after she accidentally set the Facebook page for the event to public instead of private.

By June 6, 2011


Motorola Xoom 2 hinted at in website gaffe, along with new phones

A slip-up on Motorola's website hints at several rumoured devices, including the Xoom 2 tablet and several phones. Oh, and a watch phone.

By June 1, 2011


Web watchdog spots unusual congressional gaffe

An apparent drafting error means that the House of Representatives will rush back to Washington this week to approve the "______Act of____." Whoops!

By August 8, 2010


Poles on Microsoft gaffe: Isn't that a Mac in the shot?

The Polish press has reacted to Microsoft's race-swap photo gaffe by criticizing the company and suggesting that beyond the racial face-swap, the image has other questionable features.

By August 26, 2009