Marketplace Tech for Monday, April 28, 2014

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As TV viewers increasingly divert their attention to their smartphones during commercial breaks, a new service promises to sync up the ad they’re (not) watching on TV with the ads being served to the apps, like Facebook, on their phone. We explain the need, and also dig into just how it works. Plus, Queena Kim breaks down the difference between a coder, a programmer, and an engineer. Also, more about backing up Bitcoin by sending data into space.

A post mortem for the 'worst video game ever'

Why there are copies of the game "E.T." for Atari buried in the New Mexico desert.
Posted In: atari, video games

When ads start jumping to the second screen

A service could cut off an escape route from the commercial break.
Posted In: ads, second screen, Facebook

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