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'Mad Men' game full of pixelated whiskey and cigarettes

Interactive YouTube video game brings old-school graphics and a cheesy MIDI soundtrack together for a choose-your-own-adventure romp through Don Draper's world.

By Mar. 26, 2012

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Don't pretend video games are as bad as cigarettes

If a new bill is passed, all video games with ratings of Teen or higher will have a warning affixed, much like those found on cigarettes. Are video games really as bad as cigarettes?

By Jan. 13, 2009

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Video games are almost as dangerous to public health as cigarettes?

A new study suggests video games are almost as danger to public health as cigarettes. But as Don Reisinger points out, that argument is ludicrous.

By Nov. 29, 2007

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New devices prevent people bumming cigarettes off you

Crown7's battery-powered devices use cartridges filled with nicotine, tobacco flavoring, water, and propylene glycol to recreate the sensation of smoking.

By Sep. 19, 2007

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Friends don't let friends smoke (says e-cigarette company)

A new ad for NJoy e-cigarettes treads very close to suggesting that e-cigarettes are somehow healthier than your Marlboros. Yes, it even uses the line "friends don't let friends smoke."

By Jan. 4, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' goes Mario-style with 8-bit game

The adventures and bloodshed of "Game of Thrones" get a whole lot cuter and more retro with a playable 8-bit-style video game.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Lewis Black bemoans technology's hideous failures

He was promised that one day he'd have a car that folded up into a briefcase. Instead, all tech is offering is a twerking 3-D printed robot.

By Dec. 14, 2013

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Woman claims e-cigarette blew up, shot 4-foot flames

An Atlanta woman plugs an electronic cigarette into her computer's USB port. Next, in her own words: "Kaboom!"

By Sep. 3, 2013

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Smokers can get a virtual look at their dirty lungs

A new app from SapientNitro uses augmented reality to show what smoking does to your lungs.

By Jul. 21, 2011