Tag Archive: Mistakenly


Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

Amazon mistakenly sent some buyers condoms instead of a Nintendo Switch

There were also books, batteries, and a tambourine.

What you need to know Amazon customers who bought a Nintendo Switch on Black Friday were in for a rude surprise this week. Instead of their console, some customers report receiving an assortment of items, such as condoms, batteries, and books. A tambourine also made the cut.

It’s Black Friday and you just splurged on a Nintendo Switch on Amazon. Well, unfortunately for you, the condom Amazon sent instead  [Read More…]

Google Places mistakenly lists open businesses as shutdown after jerks game the system

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One of the primary reasons people use Google Places is to discover points of interest when on the go. How interesting would it be if you knew that some locations don’t appear in Places because they are mistakenly marked as out of business?

A New York Times report covers a few curious cases in which businesses that  [Read More…]