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pandemics

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Security firm: Android malware pandemic by year's end

Trend Micro warns that cyberattacks and malicious apps targeting Android smartphones are higher than previously expected.

By July 4, 2012

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Swedish group calls gaming addiction a 'pandemic' threat

The Youth Care Foundation says that gaming addiction is a global threat. I say we concentrate on real problems.

By September 17, 2009

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EA closes Pandemic Studios unit

Electronic Arts shuts Pandemic Studios facility, bought in 2007 as part of an $860 million deal. Shutdown follows announced cost cuts and layoffs for struggling EA.

By November 18, 2009

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Japan to try GPS phones to prevent pandemics

Softbank participates in a Japanese government-backed experimental project that uses GPS-enabled cell phones to track elementary schoolers' whereabouts for health-monitoring purpose.

By June 8, 2009

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Pandemic's Derek Proud on Destroy All Humans 2

CNET.com.au sister site GameSpot AU talks to Pandemic's Derek Proud to check out exactly how everyone's favourite anal-probing alien -- Crypto 137 -- plans to take on the Russkies in Destroy All Humans 2.

By September 6, 2006

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Companies plan for possible swine flu pandemic

There's no telling how bad the swine flu outbreak will be, but experts say companies should be preparing for the worst.

By April 30, 2009

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SickCity to predict next pandemic via Twitter?

Want to see what kind of colds, flus, or other maladies Twitter users are experiencing? SickCity shows you in real-time.

By March 18, 2009

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Gaming the next pandemic

Department of Defense commissions "serious game" to prepare for the next influenza pandemic.

By November 28, 2008

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Swarovski disease now officially a pandemic

The gadget industry's latest victim? iRiver's Mplayer, which is shaped like Mickey Mouse.

By August 19, 2008

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Electronic Arts pays $860 million for BioWare, Pandemic Studios

The massive video game publisher has purchased two game studios from a private equity firm in the largest deal in its history.

By October 11, 2007