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olympian

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Love me, Tinder: The app that keeps Olympians sane

If you believe US snowboarder Jamie Anderson, the chosen app of all those fit, young Olympic performers is hookup joy Tinder.

By February 12, 2014

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Greece kicks out Olympian for 'contrary' tweets

Triple jumper Voula Papachristou gets the boot after tweeting in a racist manner and offering support of extreme right-wing politics. She will not be the last, surely.

By July 25, 2012

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Usain Bolt breaks tweets-per-minute record during 200M

As the Jamaican Olympian left his competitors in the dust, his fans whipped up into a tweeting frenzy -- breaking the Games' Twitter record with 80,000 tweets-per-minute.

By August 9, 2012

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Athlete body-match app locates your Olympic doppelganger

No matter your body type, there's an Olympian to match you. Locate your body double and find your ideal sport with the BBC's online body-match app.

By August 7, 2012

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The site that lets you compete against Olympians

The Olympic committee has created a site where you can compete against Olympic champions--at sports like hula-hooping and putting golf balls into a cup.

By February 13, 2010

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Michael Phelps blows off IBM

Even in light of recent events, the Olympian remained a scheduled keynote speaker at IBM Pulse 2009. But he ended up canceling his appearance at the last minute.

By February 10, 2009

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Gamer Olympians, grab your plasma guns

The World Cyber Games exploded into San Francisco this week.

By October 8, 2004

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Biathletes get wireless weapon in Games

A transponder on a biathlete's ankle will be able to send a signal describing the location of the biathlete, information that the coach can use to advise the Olympian.

By February 8, 2002

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Web gets an Olympian workout

How did anyone ever watch the Olympics before the Web?

By July 13, 1996