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U.K. wagers on large-scale wave power

The U.K. has nominated a proposed 28-megawatt wave energy project off the coast of Scotland to receive funding from the European Union.

By May 12, 2011


Gambling site wagering on Facebook IPO date

Bodog, a gambling site that's held campaigns in the past to bet on the iPhone launch date and what Google might buy, now wants to open the floor to bets on whether Facebook will hit a billion users or go public first.

By August 3, 2010


Betfair CTO wagers on tech overhaul

One of world's largest Internet betting exchanges is radically redesigning its development processes so it can pounce more quickly on new international business.

By July 10, 2009


Wagering on when iTunes will top Wal-Mart in music sales

Antigua-based gambling site Bodog is taking bets on whether Apple will roll past Wal-Mart as the United States' biggest music retailer by the end of the year.

By February 27, 2008


Gambling app coming to BlackBerry OS

A new application from a Vegas company is making its way to BlackBerry devices to provide users with free gambling functionality.

By September 1, 2010


World Gaming lets you turn frags into cash

Start-up World Gaming allows you to wager on console-based video games played online.

By October 1, 2008


App reveals dead bugs, carcinogens in your lunch

Chemical Cuisine for iOS and Android dishes the dirt on the dirty ingredients in your dish.

By April 18, 2011


Facebook, Twitter stock trading drawing SEC eye?

Heavy second-market trading of shares from privately held companies like Facebook and Twitter may have attracted the scrutiny of regulators.

By December 28, 2010


Zynga earnings disappoint, stock tanks

The social-gaming company had revenue of $332 million for the quarter ending June 30, well below the analyst forecast of $344.8 million.

By July 25, 2012


Newspaper gambles on online gambling

Philadelphia Inquirer claims to be country's first newspaper to venture into sports betting.

By April 12, 2010