Distraction

02.05.13
Shazam mention, blackout at Super Bowl drives mobile engagement
02.05.13

Shazam mention, blackout at Super Bowl drives mobile engagement

Velti is a firm that runs advertising on mobile platforms like iOS and Android, and they were p...

By M. Schramm,   02.05.13
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05.27.11
Smartphones, not DVRs, are the biggest threat to TV adverts
05.27.11

Smartphones, not DVRs, are the biggest threat to TV adverts

TV viewers are a famously fickle bunch, which tends to drive TV advertisers crazy. The prevalent...

By Vlad Savov,   05.27.11
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05.29.10
myTexts for iPad, distraction-free writing to go
05.29.10

myTexts for iPad, distraction-free writing to go

A while back, I shared my discovery of myTexts, a robust distraction-free writing application ... we...

By B. Terpstra,   05.29.10
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01.18.10
Using your iPhone in the city? Be careful!
01.18.10

Using your iPhone in the city? Be careful!

I've lived in big cities for almost ten years now, first in Chicago and now in Los Angeles, and I co...

By M. Schramm,   01.18.10
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01.01.10
US government launches Distraction.gov, wants to scare you straight (video)
01.01.10

US government launches Distraction.gov, wants to scare you straight (video)

European countries may have long ago banished the use of cellphones while driving to the dark side...

By Vlad Savov,   01.01.10
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01.07.09
Tunes for toons while raiding
01.07.09

Tunes for toons while raiding

We've talked about listening to music while playing the game before. While the "actual" game music...

By Mike Schramm,   01.07.09
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06.19.08
Survey: Casual games keep the vices at bay
06.19.08

Survey: Casual games keep the vices at bay

According to a recent survey conducted by Information Solutions Group (on behalf of casual games co...

By David Hinkle,   06.19.08
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07.02.07
Horde looking for (and finding) fewer groups?
07.02.07

Horde looking for (and finding) fewer groups?

Distraction on the WoW LJ posts about something I've noticed while sitting in the LFG channel over t...

By Mike Schramm,   07.02.07
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03.27.07
Using an iPod while driving is distracting: duh
03.27.07

Using an iPod while driving is distracting: duh

Man, we need to get in on the cash cow feeding all these driver distraction studies. A new study co...

By Thomas Ricker,   03.27.07
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