Two weeks ago we
took Sony apart for getting hacked to pieces. Now it's
apparently been hacked yet again. It just goes to show you can
never guarantee your service or product will never have a
problem. So, to make
Sony feel a little bit better about itself, we discuss the biggest
tech PR fails ever, from the red ring of death to antennagate.
It's -- nearly -- the end of an era as the Space Shuttle
Endeavour went into space for the final time this week. Endeavour
carried a 7-tonne, $2bn cosmic
ray detector to the International Space Station.
In other news, It's Silver Surfer week, celebrating online
oldies, and an Israeli couple named their baby
Like, after the Facebook button.
Plus: a special, one-time-only live appearance by Judgement
Will the PlayStation Network hack and the Android
security hole live forever in infamy as great tech
PR disasters? We stack them up against some of the greatest business
blunders and tech tragedies to find out -- and ask why some companies
can bounce back from a major fail, while for others, it's the last nail
in the coffin.