Smartphones en Smartphone Boom Fuels A $1 Billion Fantasy Sports Industry The whole beauty of fantasy sports is that you can manage teams of pro athletes without ever leaving your couch. The process of drafting teams, betting on the success of individual players and trash-talking with your similarly obsessed friends takes place on Web and mobile platforms, and that makes the fantasy sports pastime about more than just bragging rights. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 20:52:00 +0000 Elise Hu 16215 at Smartphone Boom Fuels A $1 Billion Fantasy Sports Industry Study Asks if Apps Can Help Pregnant Women Control Weight Gain <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Dr. Karen Elkind-Hirsch is part of a group of researchers from Pennington Biomedical Research Center and Woman's Hospital who will be following 306 pregnant women with smartphones.</span></p><p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 12:34:00 +0000 Susan Hidalgo-Smith 8859 at