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MegaUpload lawyer: U.S. misunderstands the business

Lawyer for MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom asks New Zealand court to release him on bail, saying he's innocent of piracy and money-laundering charges against him. Lawyers for the U.S. say DotCom is an "extreme" flight risk.

By January 23, 2012


Inside Scoop: Samsung's S4 lost in translation

In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Kent German digest the recent announcement of Samsung's Galaxy S4 smartphone. Hear why the phone's features won't be enough to lure iPhone users and how the Korean company appears to misunderstand the American audience.

By March 15, 2013


Wrong number on Google Voice leads to, well, cursing

When Zoe from New York and a nameless man from Kentucky get their Google wires tangled, what transpires is a painfully troubling tale of humans' ability to misunderstand and their refusal to let go of that misunderstanding.

By May 3, 2012


Forrester misunderstands its 'intellectual property'

Analysts who think their analysis becomes more valuable the less they give away miss a crucial point: the most valuable analysis is the live application of knowledge, not the packaging of it.

By February 10, 2010


For Jobs, design is about more than aesthetics

Many people misunderstand the design genius of Apple. Sure, it's products look gorgeous. But Apple's great success with design is creating experiences that its customers crave.

By August 24, 2011


Freeview misunderstanding quashed, but SBS still wants new standard

The network needs MPEG-4 technology — a more efficient method for compressing digital TV signals than the MPEG-2 technology currently in use — to expand beyond its current two digital channels.

By March 20, 2009


Researcher: Misunderstandings surround RFID in use today

In particular, the general public doesn't get how RFID technology works within e-passports and credit cards, which could create unnecessary risk.

By April 14, 2008


Microsoft's annual report: Open-source mental block

Redmond continues to both underestimate and misunderstand open source--and enshrines its ignorance in a public document.

By August 3, 2008


SCO: Leaked e-mail a 'misunderstanding'

The embattled Unix company says the author of a memo that connects Microsoft to $86 million in investments in SCO was mistaken.

By March 4, 2004


Outsourcing and its misunderstandings

Cornell student writes a thoughtful essay on outsourcing.

By November 1, 2004