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06.02.16
Olympic athletes will sport Visa's new payment ring in Rio
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Olympic athletes will sport Visa's new payment ring in Rio

It's sleek and discreet, until you try paying for a Coke by waving your hands in the air (because you clearly just don’t care).

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08.02.12
You've heard of the Child Catcher? Meet the WiFi Snatcher
08.02.12

You've heard of the Child Catcher? Meet the WiFi Snatcher

Remember the Olympic ban on WiFi hotspots to ensure the games' corporate sponsors could sell you b...

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07.30.12
Data-hungry crowds spoil Olympic TV coverage, archers alerted
07.30.12

Data-hungry crowds spoil Olympic TV coverage, archers alerted

With an opening ceremony celebrating social media and a guest appearance by the father of the worl...

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07.28.12
Remote camera mounts replace AFP photographers at Olympic Games
07.28.12

Remote camera mounts replace AFP photographers at Olympic Games

Remember those robotic camera rigs Reuters cooked up for the Olympic games? They won't be alone --...

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07.13.12
BBC releases Olympics app, streams the glorious Games straight to your iOS or Android device
07.13.12

BBC releases Olympics app, streams the glorious Games straight to your iOS or Android device

The 2012 London Olympics Games are nearly upon us and the BBC just can't hold back its excitement...

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07.06.12
Reuters cooks up remote camera rigs for 2012 Olympics, mounts them where humans can't tread
07.06.12

Reuters cooks up remote camera rigs for 2012 Olympics, mounts them where humans can't tread

Sure, the 2012 Olympics may be gearing up for HD, 3D and even Super Hi-Vision broadcasts, but that...

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06.01.12
Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation
06.01.12

Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation

Ever since Stuxnet was discovered, most of the accusing fingers have been pointed at the US, Israe...

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05.25.12
PSA: Samsung giving free Olympics tickets to early Galaxy S III buyers at London store, hopes you'll vault the queue
05.25.12

PSA: Samsung giving free Olympics tickets to early Galaxy S III buyers at London store, hopes you'll vault the queue

Are you a Londoner so taken with the Galaxy S III that you want to pre-order one before you've eve...

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