The online retailer has acquired development studio Double Helix Games in a continued effort to compete in the video game space.
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The latest foray into wearable technology could eventually eliminate the daily finger-stabbing blood tests so many diabetics dread.
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By streaming old PlayStation games onto various devices, Sony just decimated the used game market that is keeping the brick-and-mortar retailer alive.
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