Controversy


Xbox One being Guerilla Advertised on YouTube

Xbox One YouTube Advertisement Sparks Controversy

Xbox One was the latest gaming device to get guerilla advertised by both Microsoft and Machinima on YouTube. Guerilla advertisi...

Jan 25 2014, 3:10am CST

Amish Family Chemo Stirs Up Controversy

Amish Family Chemo Stirs Up Controversy

An Amish family with a Leukemia-afflicted daughter went into hiding to avoid the long arm of the law. Their daughter was being...

Jan 22 2014, 6:37am CST

Devious Maids Raises Controversy

Devious Maids Raises Controversy

The new TV show Devious Maids premiered on Sunday on Lifetime. It is the first prime-time show featuring an all-latina leading...

Jun 24 2013, 7:14am CDT

Toilet Water Coffee Controversy erupts at a Starbucks in Hong Kong

Toilet Water Coffee Controversy erupts at a Starbucks in Hong Kong

A report about how a Hong Kong Starbucks gets its Coffee Water has blown up on the web....

May 30 2013, 11:29pm CDT

Tesla Model S Review Controversy Goes into Next Round

Tesla Model S Review Controversy Goes into Next Round

Elon Musk will have to spend more time away from building rockets if he wants to continue fighting the New York Times over the...

Feb 15 2013, 2:54am CST

So God Made A Farmer Ram Trucks Super Bowl Ad in Controversy

So God Made A Farmer Ram Trucks Super Bowl Ad in Controversy

Chrysler surprised with two 2 minute Super Bowl 2013 ads promoting the RAM Trucks and the Jeep brand. Watch the Ram Trucks Supe...

Feb 4 2013, 8:34am CST

Black Friday Midnight Opening Controversy triggers Best Buy Statement

Black Friday Midnight Opening Controversy triggers Best Buy Statement

There is a second story about Black Friday this year making headlines. The midnight opening for Black Friday Sales is not sitti...

Nov 17 2011, 1:28pm CST

GameStop Pulls Deus Ex PC Game, Causes Controversy

Retailer recalls item because it promoted a rival company...

Aug 25 2011, 1:51pm CDT

Apple Subscription for Apps raises big Controversy

Apple Subscription for Apps raises big Controversy

Finally content subscription for apps is here, but will this go through with Publishers?...

Feb 16 2011, 6:26am CST

Groupon Super Bowl Commercials Raise Controversy, Groupon Defends Ads

Groupon Super Bowl Commercials Raise Controversy, Groupon Defends Ads

Bad press is better than no press. The Groupon Super Bowl Commercial titled Tibet has triggered a ton of negative feedback. Tim...

Feb 8 2011, 6:51am CST

RIM and Nokia respond to Apple iPhone 4 Antenna Controversy

Steve Jobs mentioned in yesterday's iPhone 4 press-conference that other smartphones have similar antenna issues like experienc...

Jul 17 2010, 9:00am CDT

iPhone Baby Shaker App Still Causing Controversy

Less than a week after it was approved and abruptly pulled from the App Store, child abuse prevention proponents are still dema...

Apr 26 2009, 5:44pm CDT

Ubisoft comments on Assassin's Creed DX10.1 Controversy

TechReport has looked into the Assassin's Creed DX10.1 controversy and got in touch with the developer lead of Assassin's Creed...

May 9 2008, 11:00am CDT

A look at the Creative modded Drivers Controversy

A look at the Creative modded Drivers Controversy

Techgage published a piece about the recent Creative Labs' started controversy about modded drivers from the developer communit...

Mar 31 2008, 8:00am CDT

iPhone Price-cut Controversy for the wrong Reasons

iPhone Price-cut Controversy for the wrong Reasons

After Steve Jobs announced on September 5th that Apple is lowering the price of the 8GB iPhone from $599 to $399 many early iPh...

Sep 7 2007, 6:00am CDT

Supreme Court Says No To Resolving Foreign Internet Controversy

Supreme Court Says No To Resolving Foreign Internet Controversy

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court decided not to review a controversial case brought against Yahoo. The Internet giant came under...

May 31 2006, 2:00am CDT

CEATEC 2005: LCD Versus Plasma TV Controversy

CEATEC 2005: LCD Versus Plasma TV Controversy

Japanese newspaper Nihon Keizai Shimbun (via Nikkei.Net [Subscription]) reports about LCD TV manufacturers complaint about a di...

Oct 7 2005, 7:19am EST

CeBIT: Super Shuffle Controversy

CeBIT: Super Shuffle Controversy

Tawainese Luxpro is apparently playing cat and mouse with Apple at the CeBIT. Luxpro exhibits a what they call better iPod...

Mar 13 2005, 7:53am EST