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The Week in Pictures: Feb. 8 - 15

Adam Rippon of the U.S. competes in the men's team figure skating event at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, on Feb. 12.. Flynn, a Bichon Frise, visits the One World Observatory a day after winning best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York on Feb. 14.

North Korean cheerleaders chant during the women's ice hockey preliminary game between Korea and Japan at the Winter Olympics on Feb. 14 in Gangneung, South Korea.

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CBS News -
Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang are the highest-tech games yet

While the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang are likely to be remembered for the diplomatic overtures between North and South Korea, the games should also go down as the most technologically advanced yet.

The UBS analysts noted that the technology in use in Pyeongchang marks "the beginning of the exciting possibilities we anticipate for digital data and 5G applications in the future and confirm our suspicion that they may be a reality sooner than many expect."


BBC -
Winter Olympics: Aksel Lund Svindal wins downhill gold at 35 in Pyeongchang

Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal became the oldest Olympic alpine skiing champion as he held off Kjetil Jansrud to win downhill gold at the age of 35.

The Austrian was a surprise winner in Sochi four years ago, clinching gold despite never finishing higher than fifth in a World Cup downhill before.



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