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women's tennis

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Google Doodle honors tennis great Althea Gibson

Althea Gibson was the first black athlete -- man or woman -- to break the color barrier in international tennis.

By August 25, 2014

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Google to pay for women, minorities in tech to learn more code

At a women in technology panel that closed out Google I/O, the tech titan says that it will pay for "thousands" of women and minorities already in tech to advance their skills.

By June 26, 2014

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Screw you, pink polka dots: When tech products for women go awry

Crave writer Amanda Kooser calls out Acoustic Research and others for pushing tech products that play down to cultural stereotypes in an effort to attract women buyers.

By January 15, 2014

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Tie one on: 'Back to the Future'-style auto-lacing shoes are here

The future is (almost) now as a self-lacing shoes arrives on Kickstarter with a lofty funding goal that may be hard to reach.

By November 17, 2014

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Ralph Lauren biometric smart shirt debuts at US Open

Forget fitness bands. Ralph Lauren has introduced an entire fitness shirt stocked with sensors designed to monitor heart rate, stress levels, and movement.

By August 25, 2014

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How a low-ranked tennis player used Twitter to raise her profile

Eighteen-year-old Laura Robson, ranked #89 in the world, punches well above her weight on Twitter.

By September 2, 2012

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Samsung 4K TVs hit UK this month, starting at a mere £4,000

Samsung's 55- and 65-inch F9000 TVs will set you back £4,000 and £6,000 respectively, appearing in rich people's homes later this month.

By July 17, 2013

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BT Sport nets you free Premier League with BT broadband

BT is kicking off against Sky Sports by offering BT Sports channels -- including Premier League football -- for free with BT broadband.

By May 9, 2013

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BT buys ESPN TV channels, BT Sport TV service coming summer

BT has snapped up the ESPN UK and Ireland TV channel business, and will launch its own sports offering this summer.

By February 25, 2013

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Wimbledon 3D: How the BBC is filming the tennis in three dimensions

Ah, Wimbledon: two weeks of athletic excellence, strawberries and weird grunting noises -- and all in 3D thanks to the BBC. CNET UK has gone behind the scenes.

By June 29, 2011