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Digital referees to avoid conference room fights

"RoomWizard" makes and monitors office schedules.

By Jan. 14, 2008

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Samsung said to sign three-year, $100 million deal with NBA

The South Korean electronics giant reportedly scores a courtside deal with the NBA to be its official provider of tablets and televisions.

By Oct. 28, 2013

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Goal-line technology hits Premier League for first time

Referees will be left in no doubt when a goal has been scored as Hawk-Eye goal-line technology comes to British football.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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FIFA to implement goal line tech in 2014 World Cup

At future World Cups, it will probably be rare to see a miscalled goal ruin the momentum of the game. Here's why.

By Feb. 20, 2013

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ESPN to embed sports instant-replay videos in tweets

The sports network's college football unit is teaming with Ford and Twitter to bring clips of the college bowl games to a tweet near you.

By Dec. 15, 2012

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NBA makes Mark Cuban pay $50k over critical tweet

The fiery Dallas Mavericks owner earns a jaw-dropping fine for criticizing basketball referees on Twitter.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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Obama 'four more years' tweet skyrockets to No. 1 retweet

Moments after winning re-election, the president tweets a picture of himself hugging the first lady, quickly eclipsing a Justin Bieber tweet for retweet champion. Plus: The most-liked Facebook photo of all time.

By Nov. 6, 2012

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NHL 13: The answer to the lockout?

Season or no season, NHL 13 gives hockey fans exactly what they want: more realistic ice hockey action.

By Sep. 10, 2012

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NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers give iPad 2s to players

Tablets will replace heavy paper playbooks and hours spent watching game film in a darkened room.

By Aug. 25, 2011

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Twitter founder says influence is in retweets. NFL player shows why

Evan Williams said that the most interesting measure of Twitter influence is how often someone is re-tweeted. NFL guard TJ Lang's profanity-laced tweets last night illustrated the point.

By Sep. 25, 2012