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Verizon CFO: Abandoning subsidies would be a mistake

Though carriers have moved more agressively to offer installment plans to subscribers, Verizon's CFO still sees risk in that area.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Nike's no-Android stance on FuelBand is a huge mistake

commentary By focusing on its "core base," Nike is ignoring a much larger segment of the market.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Bill Gates: Control-Alt-Delete 'was a mistake'

Microsoft's co-founder claims that an IBM keyboard designer created the function and wouldn't allow a single button to access the log-in screen.

By Sep. 26, 2013

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T-Mobile says $10 fee for 'free' tablet data was a mistake

A check of the Web site had found a requirement to sign up for a monthly plan. Updated: T-Mobile has apologized and called it "an executional mistake."

By Nov. 1, 2013

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Mark Zuckerberg's biggest mistake

At TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his biggest mistake was betting on HTML 5 apps two years ago. Since then, the company has-focused around building native apps.

Sep. 11, 2012

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Microsoft hands Windows 8 Pro to pirates by mistake

For what is presumably a limited period, it's possible to just download Windows 8 keys directly from Microsoft -- keys that activate the Pro version of Microsoft's brand new OS.

By Nov. 21, 2012

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Romney victory site goes live by mistake

For reasons that are unclear, Mitt Romney's transition Web site was live for a few minutes after the election. Oddly, it promised a smaller America.

By Nov. 8, 2012

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OopsVille. Was Zynga's IPO a mistake?

After two days on the market, the social gaming giant has seen its stock fall around 10 percent. And some analysts expect that there's quite a bit of floor below today's closing.

By Dec. 19, 2011

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iPhone 5 nano-SIM revealed by Vodafone by mistake

The new iPhone 5 could be in shops very soon, with phone networks stockpiling new nano-SIM cards.

By Sep. 12, 2012

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$201,000 phone bill not a mistake

Cautionary tale: Data roaming charges of $10 per megabyte add up quickly on trip to Canada.

By Oct. 19, 2011