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Apple refunds buyers of GameStore, calls app 'premature'

Apple gives out refunds to buyers of GameStore, an Apple-created app that by all accounts appeared to be filled with sample code. It went out briefly last week before being taken down.

By January 4, 2012


Google blames premature earnings release on RR Donnelley

Stock plummets after early release of quarterly earnings by financial printer. No word yet on how this occurred.

By October 18, 2012


Cook's 'Mapology' doesn't explain premature Maps launch

What's missing from Apple CEO Tim Cook's letter is any explanation as to why Apple would publish a beta product it knew would frustrate customers.

By September 28, 2012


Plans for the V-8's funeral may be premature

Automotive News reports on new, efficient V-8s in the pipeline.

By June 17, 2010


Microsoft's premature patent proposal

A Microsoft exec suggests we should unify the world's patent system into a single international agency with enforcement powers. Here's what we need to do first.

By September 4, 2009


YouTube accused of doing premature endzone dance

YouTube's public relations department irked some bloggers by appearing to 'gloat' about its potential for profits. Critics warn video site shouldn't spike the ball just yet.

By July 21, 2009


Premature shutdown/sleep of MacBook, MacBook Pros (separate from sudden shutdown issue)

Premature shutdown/sleep of MacBook, MacBook Pros (separate from sudden shutdown issue)

By November 9, 2006


Court drops class-action status of Google digital book suit

The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals says a previous ruling that allowed the case against Google to be considered a class-action suit was premature.

By July 1, 2013


AT&T CEO says he likes concept of handset financing

While it may be premature to call an end to smartphone subsidies, AT&T appears to have an open mind about an age-old practice.

By January 24, 2013


Curiosity's difficult debut, moment by moment

Things are looking up now, but Peter Molyneux's startup 22Cans struggled with the premature launch and explosive popularity of its first game, Curiosity. Here's a timeline of the event.

By November 29, 2012