Jul 31, 2012 The sports blog Deadspin cross-referenced current prices on precious metals exchanges with Olympic hardware.
Jul 31, 2012 Endorsements aren’t the only financial payoff for successful Olympic athletes. There’s a well-worn path from the podium to Wall Street jobs.
Jul 31, 2012 Clyde Drexler was part of the 1992 U.S.A. men's basketball Olympic team, dubbed the "Dream Team." He talks about how the atmosphere then differs from this year's.
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Jul 27, 2012 'Brand police' on the look out for ads near Olympic Park that aren't official sponsors.
Jul 27, 2012 Only sponsoring companies may advertise within 1 kilometer of London’s Olympic Park. Strict policing of the restriction is angering some local firms.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 26, 2012 The Olympic Games get under way tomorrow. There's a big technology and social media push this year.
Jul 26, 2012 Members of Egypt's Olympic team were apparently given fake Nike gear to wear during training in London.
Jul 25, 2012 Olympic host cities get a huge windfall of tax revenues and tourist dollars, right? Freakonomics looks at the effect the games really have on a host city.
Jul 25, 2012 Long-distance runner Nick Symmonds talks about why he thinks the Olympics sponsorship model is flawed.