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2010 MLB season preview: Boston Red Sox

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2010 MLB season preview: Boston Red Sox

Gary Carter, Hall of Fame catcher who won World Series with Mets, dies at 57

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Gary Carter, who was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor last May, played nearly two decades in the Major LeaguesHall of Fame catcher Gary Carter, whose single for the New York Mets in the 1986 World Series touched off one of the most improbable rallies in Major League baseball, died...
Gary Carter, Hall of Fame catcher who won World Series with Mets, dies at 57

Fenway Park Goes High-Tech at 100

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A question-and-answer session with Steve Conley, IT director for the Boston Red Sox, about the ballpark's use of Metro Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and more....
Fenway Park Goes High-Tech at 100
Apple's Passbook ticketing app will expand to 13 MLB ballparks this year

The MLB and Tickets.com bank on Apple's Passbook to boost nascent mobile ticketing market

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Today, the MLB announced that it would be launching support for Apple’s Passbook with four ball clubs: The New York Mets, San Francisco Giants, Boston Red Sox and Kansas City Royals. I had a chance to roll out to AT&T Park in San Francisco today to try the experience out...
The MLB and Tickets.com bank on Apple's Passbook to boost nascent mobile ticketing market

5 Call-To-Action Lessons From Craigslist Scalpers

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We've all done it. We forget to buy tickets for an important game or concert when they first go on sale. Because of this mistake, we then spend hours on Craigslist looking for tickets, ending up clicking on all types of sketchy ads. Why? Because some Craigslist scalpers are great...
5 Call-To-Action Lessons From Craigslist Scalpers

NYT says bye bye, BoSox; sells last Fenway shares

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The New York Times Co’s long goodbye to the sports business is finally over. The company sold its last shares in Fenway Sports Group, the owner of the Boston Red Sox, the Liverpool Football Club and the bulk of the New England Sports Network, for $63 million in cash. That...
NYT says bye bye, BoSox; sells last Fenway shares

New York Times poised to offload how-to site About.com

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Times in advanced negotiations to sell to Answers.com, ending ill-fated attempt to extend online publishing businessThe New York Times has announced that it is poised to sell the resource guide About.com, ending a costly and ill-fated attempt to extend its online publishing business.AllThingsD first reported that the Times is looking...
New York Times poised to offload how-to site About.com

Why I Endorse Twitter's New Changes, With Reservations

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Over the years, there are few services that have permeated my life so deeply as Twitter. It has become an irreplaceable part of my modern existence. Yesterday, Twitter changed its rules for how developers can build for the platform. While I hold reservations about what Twitter is doing, I am...
Why I Endorse Twitter's New Changes, With Reservations

eBay Ramps Up New Ad Exchange In Threat To Amazon (EBAY)

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eBay is ramping up its ad exchange in the U.S. with target-able shopper segments, according to Adweek. The exchange will allow advertisers to target web ads at users based on their eBay history, via an automated real-time bidding platform. Amazon already has an ad exchange up and running that some...
eBay Ramps Up New Ad Exchange In Threat To Amazon (EBAY)

What is There to Do in Boston?

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What is There to Do in Boston?
.406 Ventures swings away with new $175M fund
Online Merchants Wrestle With The 'Creepy' Factor In Web Personalization
Curt Schilling’s demise: from sports savior to enemy of the taxpayers

Major League Baseball’s Social-Media Winners and Losers

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As the baseball season opens today, New York Yankees fans have another thing to brag about in the rivalry with their Beantown foes. The Yankees’ Facebook page tops the list of 30 major league baseball teams with the most “likes,” at 5.3 million. The Boston Red Sox are in second...
Major League Baseball’s Social-Media Winners and Losers

Sorry, Gotta Take This Call. It's ... Tip-Off Time for the Dallas Mavericks.

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Sports nuts — they’re everywhere. And now they can be even more attuned to the comings and goings and winnings and losings of their beloved teams. A partnership between the Web app configuring service IFTTT and ESPN will allow people to get emails, push notifications, calls, instant messages and more...
Sorry, Gotta Take This Call. It's ... Tip-Off Time for the Dallas Mavericks.

Major League Baseball Hopes iPhone Tickets Will Be a Hit

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Riding to San Francisco’s AT&T Park on Thursday an alert popped up letting me know that the Giants game was nearby, even though I was still on the train nearing the ballpark. As I neared the gate, I simply pulled out my just-updated iPhone and a bar code appeared that...
Major League Baseball Hopes iPhone Tickets Will Be a Hit
What One Man Learned Leaning In With Sheryl Sandberg

Curt Schilling anxiously awaits his “opening day for games” (interview)

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Tuesday is “opening day” for Curt Schilling. The former Boston Red Sox pitcher who won three World Series championships is about to launch his first video game. His game development studio 38 Studios and publisher Electronic Arts are launching the fantasy role-playing game Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Years in...
Curt Schilling anxiously awaits his “opening day for games” (interview)
Exclusive: Markley Group adds cloud services to take on Amazon for business workloads

Take This Mitt, and Pass Me the Broadsword

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Curt Schilling, the former Boston Red Sox pitcher, left baseball to start 38 Studios, a video game company, maker of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Read more »...
Take This Mitt, and Pass Me the Broadsword

Ben Affleck Just Joined Facebook

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Ben Affleck wants to be your friend. Your Facebook friend, that is. The Oscar-winning actor just joined the social media network and is showing off all of his professional and philanthropic work. He already has 19,676 subscribers and counting every time we refreshed our page. The only side of...
Ben Affleck Just Joined Facebook

Fallen kingdom: 38 Studios' collapse and the pitfalls of using public money to support tech companies

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In a career filled with many clutch throws from the baseball mound, former Boston Red Sox ace Curt Schilling's main calling card was a gutsy post-season performance made even more memorable by a blood-soaked sock. It was a pitch made by Schilling outside of Major League Baseball, however, that...
Fallen kingdom: 38 Studios' collapse and the pitfalls of using public money to support tech companies

Citrix, now all about mobility, buys Zenprise to boost BYOD effort

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Citrix is buying Zenprise, a specialist in mobile device management, in a bid to solidify its BYOD strategy. The bring-your-own-device wave that’s sweeping businesses, constitutes a huge quandary for those companies. they want their employees to be able to use their iPhone, Android phone or tablet of choice but they don’t...
Citrix, now all about mobility, buys Zenprise to boost BYOD effort
Red-hot mobile security startup Zenprise gets snapped up Citrix
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