In an elaborate hoax, pranksters preempted Chevron's latest ...
Oct 19th, 2010
(AFP/Getty Images/File) - In an elaborate hoax, pranksters preempted Chevron's latest advertising campaign "we agree" with a elaborate series of spoofs that fooled some news outlets.(AFP/Getty Images/File/Justin Sullivan) -
Ecuador's highest court upheld a verdict condemning U.S. oil company Chevron of pollution in an Amazon rainforest region, but halved the fine imposed in a previous judgment to $9.5 billion. Chevron took the case to the National Court of Justice after a lower provincial court in the Amazon region, where Texaco operated between 1964 and 1992, de... [Full Article]
Taking advantage of Black Friday, Amazon released an ad comparing the iPad Air unfavorably to its own Kindle Fire HDX, making Amazon the latest in a long line of tech giants to set its sights on Apple's tablet in an ad. Amazon's ad takes things a step further, however, by making things personal and mocking Apple design chief Jonathan Ive. The Kindl... [Full Article]