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Lodsys files opposition to an Apple intervention

Lodsys has returned fire on Apple in the courtroom, saying the company's move to defend app developers is full of holes.

By Jul. 27, 2011

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Gmail posts 'intervention' tool to wrangle non-users

To pull in non-Gmail users, Google has launched a new campaign for people to help get their friends on board.

By Jul. 27, 2011

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The Wiimote: Design intervention

Two products show the controller's influence.

By Feb. 20, 2008

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Charter's Web monitoring draws intervention from Capitol Hill

Two members of Congress ask Charter Communications to "not move forward" with its plans to track customers' Web browsing and display relevant advertisements.

By May. 16, 2008

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'Re-Mission' is a video game with a vital purpose

HopeLab is a nonprofit that creates innovative products with a health-improvement target goal, like video game 'Re-Mission', which has been shown to improve the attitude and healthy behaviors of teens with cancer.

By Jan. 9, 2008

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Brain scans could one day help diagnose autism earlier

Researchers say MRI scans show very specific brain activity that could help diagnose autism and aid people in determining early treatment options.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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Sacramento Kings are first pro sports team to accept Bitcoin

The NBA franchise says it will use BitPay to process digital-currency payments for team merchandise and tickets starting March 1.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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City texts obese residents to remind them to lose weight

The English town of Stoke-on-Trent decides to text those who are seriously overweight. The intention is to be motivational. But won't it just be annoying?

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Creationists get their 'Cosmos' (It's quite short)

In order to assuage the creationist protesters who complain that Neil DeGrasse Tyson's series doesn't allow for a God-centric explanation, Funny Or Die creates a creationist version. It lasts mere minutes.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Instrument reads tattoos as sheet music

Talk about hipster! An experimental musical instrument works by reading and playing a tattoo on its creator's arm.

By Mar. 20, 2014