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Web Site Alerts Sports Fans of Game Progress

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Web Site Alerts Sports Fans of Game Progress

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Web Site Alerts Sports Fans of Game Progress

Web Site Alerts Sports Fans of Game Progress

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A man and his robot, RUWTbot, want to spare you the disappointment of missing a sports game or learning its outcome before watching the taped version. Mark Philip's Web site, areyouwatchingthis.com, sends alerts when televised games get good. They show the score, time left, and channel you need to turn to to catch the game.

Philip, founder of areyouwatchingthis.com, speaks with Scott Simon