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Man-made meteor showers for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Tomorrow Daily 228)

Ashley and Khail explain how a man-made meteor shower could make a big splash at the 2020 Summer Games, discuss a new full-body VR immersion system and wish they had enough money to afford a huge Lite-Brite for adults. #TD2020

By 20 August 2015

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This startup wants to offer on-demand shooting stars (Tomorrow Daily 228)

ALE is a Japanese company working on an interesting novelty: man-made, on-demand meteor showers. It might sound like a silly idea, but the company's founder wants to bring her product to the opening ceremonies of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

By 20 August 2015

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Follow the 2012 Olympic games on your iOS or Android phone

The 2012 Olympics are finally getting underway in London and -- if you have the right set of apps -- you won't miss a thing.

By 28 July 2012

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Twitter to be 'official narrator' of Olympic Games

The social networking site will create an Olympic hub to showcase the tweets of Olympians, their families and TV pundits.

By 23 July 2012

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Olympic Games take the gold in the workplace

Traffic to Olympics-related Web sites soared Monday, the first full workday after the official opening of the games, according to numbers from Nielsen Online.

By 14 August 2008

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Mario and Sonic finally come together in 'Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games.' Based on the upcoming 2008 Olympics in Beijing, the party game allows you to compete in over 20 events as characters from the Mario and Sonic games. 'Mario and Sonic at the O

Mario and Sonic finally come together in 'Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games.' Based on the upcoming 2008 Olympics in Beijing, the party game allows you to compete in over 20 events as characters from the Mario and Sonic games. 'Mario and Sonic at the O

22 May 2008

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Video, podcasts and blogs track Olympic Games

Coverage of Winter Games is evolving with all the Web's newest multimedia tools.

By 11 February 2006

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Lenovo wins Olympic Games deal

China's top computer maker expands its international push with an agreement to provide machines to the Winter Olympics in 2006 and Beijing Olympic Games in 2008.

27 March 2004

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Ep. 1454: The show where you're not invited

Oh you thought weddings were expensive? You probably didn't hire a "social media concierge" for $3000. Yes, it's a thing. That story plus the world's first cybernetics-assisted Olympic games called the Cybathlon, an app that sends someone to the post office for you, and checking in with the Million Dollar Homepage 9 years after the fact.

By 28 March 2014

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Sochi: A streaming event of Olympic proportions

Coming every couple years, Olympic games provide a mile marker to look back at how far online video options for live events have come -- and what we're still missing.

By 8 February 2014