Plenty of high-profile people suffered from foot-in-mouth disease this year. Here, CNET catalogs some of the silly, smart and interesting things said in the world of tech in 2014.
Here's CNET's tour through some of the notable, quotable moments of the year.
After a woman reportedly earns $6,500 per month off Airbnb for her rent-controlled Manhattan apartment, a judge issues her a temporary injunction to halt immediately.
After a costly hack and threats to theaters from the hackers, Sony OKs release of "The Interview." Never mind the opinion of a certain North Korean dictatorship.
More than 50 staff are affected by the closure of the Samsung Experience store in Westfield Stratford City.
The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.
Call it a Christmas miracle for the First Amendment, or perhaps Sony again bowing to pressure, this time from Washington instead of terrorists. Either way, the movie will be released to some theaters.
The South Korean capital says it will give up to 1 million won, or a little more than $900, to anyone who reports cases of Uber drivers carrying paying customers.
The head of LG Electronics' consumer electronics division may miss out on the biggest tradeshow of the year due to an ongoing criminal investigation for allegedly damaging one of arch-rival Samsung's washing machines.
The dictatorship experiences an unusual Internet shutdown after President Obama vows to take action for the Sony Pictures hack.
Even though Sony Pictures canceled the theatrical release of the film, it earns nearly perfect ratings from users on IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes.
Taiwan and China mega-city Chongqing are questioning whether Uber has the right to operate its service -- regardless of Uber's new agreement with Chinese search engine Baidu.
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