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Olympian mobile threats lurking in your local Starbucks

An NBC report about mobile security threats at the Olympics has come under withering criticism from security experts around the world. Says Paul Proctor with Gartner: "Most everything they describe in the story is as equally true at your local Starbucks as it is in Sochi."

Shazam tags top 1M during Olympics closing ceremony

Shazam app users tagged more than 1 million live musical moments during NBC's broadcast of Sunday's London Olympics closing ceremony.

NBC partners with Adobe to stream Olympics video to iOS, Android

NBC Olympics and Adobe announced two new Olympics branded apps--NBC Olympics Live Extra and NBC Olympics--arriving in time for the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games.

Judge rejects broadcasters' request to halt Aereo streaming TV service

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that startup Aereo can continue streaming live television programming to smartphones and tablets, despite broadcasters' claims that the service violates copyright law.

NBC, Google plan for Olympics with 'war games'

During the online coverage of the Olympics Games in London this summer there is likely to be an outage, but NBC and Google are working to ensure that viewers don't miss any of the events because of it.

NBC News expands its eBook business

This week NBC announced that it would be expanding its eBook business by creating eBooks based on current events, as well as documentaries, trends, biographies and profiles. Previously it had created

Mobile Content Venture to launch consumer mobile DTV services in 2012

Mobile Content Venture, the nationwide mobile digital TV effort launched in 2010 by a dozen broadcasters including NBC, Fox and Cox Media Group, confirms it is on track to launch mobile DTV signals

Broadcast giants pool spectrum for mobile DTV effort

A dozen broadcast groups including NBC, Fox and Cox Media Group announced the formation of a new joint venture to develop a nationwide mobile content service delivered via spectrum the U.S.

NBC's Olympics coverage tops 54 million mobile page views

NBC announced that through the first 10 days of its 2010 Winter Olympics coverage, mobile page views across its WAP site and iPhone application exceeded 54.3 million--by comparison, all 17 days of

NBC's 'Today' whips up cooking app for iPhone

NBC's long-running morning show Today announced the debut of Today Recipes, a new iPhone application featuring cooking tips from celebrity chefs and food experts. Developed in conjunction with