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Zen and the art of disrupting TV

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Hey, sports fans: GameSlam turns baseball games interactive with virtual betting

Baseball fans will be happy couch potatoes today with the opening day of Major League Baseball. But for fans who get fidgety in between the action, a startup called Game Time Live Sports Services has created a social online game GameSlam that lets you bet what will happen next in the real baseball game. If it works, the young company could unlock a lucrative audience for interactive television.