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The beauty of the 'Boss button'

CBS Sportsline knows you're blowing productivity by watching March Madness. To further the cause the sports site has embedded a handy Boss button.
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By Larry Dignan, Contributor on
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CBS Sportsline knows you're blowing productivity by watching March Madness. To further the cause the sports site has embedded a handy Boss button. On the initial screen (once you wait in line a bit) you pick your game and hit play. One weird quirk. Blackout rules apply so I couldn't see the University of Pennsylvania play from Pennsylvania. Nothing like porting the convoluted TV business model to the Internet.

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This Boss button is the equivalent of hitting 'eject' if someone should intrude on your cube.

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Click on the Boss button and up pops a spreadsheet with some humorous data about snacks consumed during sporting events. Don't worry it's unlikely that the bean counters would get the joke.

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There is a way back to the video. Just click on the spreadsheet. Phew!

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