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Microsoft pens playful doctor's note for Xbox One gamers

The tongue-in-cheek excuse to employers says that a heavy dose of Xbox One is the only cure for people affected by zombie flu.

By November 21, 2013


Video games given full First Amendment protection

The Supreme Court today voided a 2005 California law that banned the sale of "violent video games" to minors. A 7-2 majority of the Court found the law violated the First Amendment, affirming that free speech applies to digital content and new media as much as to traditional literature.

By June 27, 2011


Doctors struggle with transition, but e-records appear superior

Researchers at Cornell publish a report finding that, under a new electronic record-keeping system, prescription errors dropped from 36 percent to 12 percent in one year.

By May 26, 2011


E-prescriptions more reliable than handwritten ones

New research finds that doctors writing prescriptions by hand are seven times more likely to make errors than those using electronic systems.

By February 26, 2010