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Three lessons from #Linsanity--so far

It's been three weeks of unprecedented attention around the NBA phenom Jeremy Lin. Here are three things I've learned about social and digital media (with only one Lin pun).

By February 24, 2012

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'Linsanity' already hitting e-bookstores near you

The NBA's latest star has been in the public eye for just days, and already there are seven books about him. It just goes to show what's possible in the new world of book publishing.

By February 22, 2012

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Zuckerberg turns up at home of Linsanity

The Facebook CEO suddenly turns up at today's Knicks game? A sports fan? Surely only of blood sports.

By February 19, 2012

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Meet the FedEx math whiz who predicted Linsanity

Ed Weiland thought Jeremy Lin's numbers looked impressive, so he published his thoughts on a basketball site--in 2010. No one cared. But now that site can't handle the traffic.

By February 16, 2012

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Jeremy Lin crushing it as overnight Twitter star

Few people outside of his friends and family ever heard of him a week ago. Now he's turned into a sports (and Twitter) phenom.

By February 11, 2012

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MTV, Comedy Central, other Viacom channels go dark for DirecTV

It's unclear how long the blackout -- which hits more than 20 million customers -- might last after DirecTV and Viacom fail to come to terms on distribution fees.

By July 11, 2012

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Nike+ steps up its game with basketball, training apps

Basketball players and athletes looking for a way to track their performance and stats will have two new tools to do so, starting this summer from Nike.

By February 22, 2012

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DirecTV-Viacom spat may black out top cable channels today

If a deal isn't reached by midnight tonight, millions of DirecTV customers will lose channels such as Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, and MTV.

By July 10, 2012

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My DIY Cable Card install was simple--how was yours? (poll)

Cable Card has a reputation for being finicky and difficult to install, but my recent experiment with a third party DVR on Verizon Fios was pure cake.

By March 1, 2012