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Team GB Paralympic athletes turn to BMW and BAE systems to improve wheelchairs

Team GB Paralympic athletes turn to BMW and BAE systems to improve wheelchairs

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ParalympicsGB's wheelchair athletes have turned to technology from BMW and help from BAE systems to help them get ready for the Paralympic Games in London. BMW has collaborated with UK Sport and a range of third parties to produce wheelchairs for members... >>

Sky makes 3D channel free to HD subscribers for another week

Sky makes 3D channel free to HD subscribers for another week

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Sky HD subscribers can have access to the Sky 3D channel for a further week with no additional subscription charge. The broadcasting giant had already opened up its 3D channel during the London 2012 Olympics, but the additional week will see highlights... >>

Team GB on Twitter: Who to follow and what they're Tweeting about

Team GB on Twitter: Who to follow and what they're Tweeting about

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The London 2012 Olympics are in full swing and Team GB is getting stuck in trying to win as many medals as possible. The opening ceremony really pushed the idea that this year was a digital games - an Olympics fuelled by smartphones and the internet -... >>

London 2012 Olympic gold medal pictures and hands-on

London 2012 Olympic gold medal pictures and hands-on

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There were just 302 gold medals up for grabs at the London 2012 Olympic Games, each one lovingly machined by the Royal Mint, to a design by decorative artist David Watkins.  With the Games over, athletes who missed out will have to wait a few more years... >>

London 2012 Olympic Games Google Doodles

London 2012 Olympic Games Google Doodles

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To celebrate the London 2012 Olympic Games, Google is creating a new Google Doodle for its search home page to highlight a different sport everyday. The doodles started on Friday 27 July across all Google sites to celebrate the opening ceremony and since... >>

Beats headphones sales soar during the Olympics proving guerilla marketing works

Beats headphones sales soar during the Olympics proving guerilla marketing works

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Dr Dre has shown that it’s not just the Brits who are winning at this summer’s London 2012 Olympic Games. According to John Lewis, sales for the hip-hop mogul’s headphones have increased by 116 per cent. Following an alleged guerrilla campaign that... >>

The tech that helped Team GB win gold

The tech that helped Team GB win gold

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Great Britain has had an incredible run of success at the London Olympics. Legends have been made almost instantly. Be it Mo Farah’s incredible 10,000 metre win, Ben Ainsley’s stunning sailing or Victoria Pendleton’s efforts in the velodrome, our... >>

Samsung Galaxy S III London 2012 limited edition pictures and hands-on

Samsung Galaxy S III London 2012 limited edition pictures and hands-on

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Samsung and Carphone Warehouse recently announced a limited edition of the Samsung Galaxy S III to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic Games. We managed to get our hands on the exclusive designs, so you can examine them in the flesh.  Okay, so what you're... >>

BMW Mini MINI radio-controlled car to ferry javelins, discuses, hammers and shots at London 2012

BMW Mini MINI radio-controlled car to ferry javelins, discuses, hammers and shots at London 2012

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BMW is to use a new Mini MINI at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the athletic stadium this week to help ferry javelins, discuses, hammers and shots back from the field to the throwing area. It's a move to save valuable time during competition. If you're... >>

Wi-Fi police at Olympic Games? LOCOG says no

Wi-Fi police at Olympic Games? LOCOG says no

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News that both LOCOG and Ofcom have been patrolling the London 2012 Olympic Games in order to stop people setting up Wi-Fi hotspots shot around Twitter and beyond, after the director of new media for @ryanseacrest at @rsp tweeted a picture of someone... >>