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Sweaty Harvard jocks pitch in on Facebook movie

Film crews for David Fincher's "The Social Network," the tell-all film about Facebook's origins, have enlisted the university's heavyweight crew team to participate in a few scenes, according to The Boston Globe.

By Oct. 27, 2009


Where geeks and jocks intersect

NFL skins for laptops and iPods

By Jan. 29, 2007


Takkle.com, social networking for jocks

Cool idea, but it needs work, especially with the underage user base.

By Dec. 13, 2006


Microsoft launches Task Market for Office jocks

The online marketplace for jobs that can be done on Office applications is like Elance, but just for work requiring the skilled use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.

By Jun. 2, 2008


Wii Sports: Geeks are the new jocks

One test subject lost nine pounds in six weeks by playing Wii Sports.

By Jan. 16, 2007


iOS, Android app recommends videos based on your personality

5by suggests videos you may want to watch depending on how you answer a series of questions.

By Jan. 24, 2014


Dear nerds, there will be no revenge

A study by economists declares that bookwormy, nerdy people will not, in fact, earn more than their dimmer, but more likeable counterparts.

By Oct. 22, 2012


Pickspal, 'an American Idol for sports fans'

Test your sports prescience.

By Feb. 2, 2007


Jeter, Manning join $8.6 million Weplay round

Youth sports social network already boasts a lineup of pro-athlete investors; it's also backed by Major League Baseball Advanced Media and the Creative Artists Agency.

By Aug. 5, 2008


Hulu's first live-stream concert: Dave Matthews Band

Video site's inaugural live broadcast comes conveniently just a day before the band's long-awaited new album hits stores.

By May. 21, 2009