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Christian groups sue Kansas schools, say teaching science is 'atheistic'

An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."

By Sep. 30, 2013

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Data breach at University of Maryland exposes 300K records

School president apologies for a "sophisticated" security breach that exposed the sensitive personal information faculty, staff, and students at the school since 1998.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Google Fiber spawns startup renaissance in Kansas City

Google's superfast Internet service launched a year ago in Kansas City. CNET's Marguerite Reardon takes a look at the impact it has on the local startup scene.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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Udacity, San Jose State University offer online classes for credit

In June 2012, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown called Silicon Valley entrepreneur Sebastian Thrun asking for help. The result? San Jose State Plus, online courses for academic credit.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Can a Silicon Valley startup solve state university woes?

San Jose State University is partnering with tech startup Udacity, which offers online computer science and mathematics courses. CNET's Sumi Das explains how the first-of-its-kind program could help students graduate faster and save money.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Mock-ups of a finished FirstBuild facility (pictures)

We got to take a look at FirstBuild's unfinished HQ today, but GE also shared several images of what it will look like when complete.

9 Images By Apr. 16, 2014

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Wallops Flight Facility, NASA's hidden launch shop

Road Trip 2010: On the Atlantic coast of Virginia, the space agency uses a 6,000-acre facility to build and launch rockets and design high-altitude scientific balloons big enough to hold a sports stadium.

By Jun. 25, 2010

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Saving the Net from the surveillance state: Glenn Greenwald speaks up (Q&A)

The man to whom Edward Snowden entrusted his NSA documents isn't content just to save the Bill of Rights and reinvent journalism. He also wants to stop the Internet from becoming history's most dangerous spy tool.

By Dec. 6, 2013

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Samsung 840 Pro SSD

The Samsung 840 Pro lives up to its name: it's a top-notch solid-state drive for professionals with a price to match.

By Sep. 24, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 24, 2012
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Where should CNET Road Trip go in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas?

CNET's Daniel Terdiman is canvassing readers for suggestions of where to take his Road Trip project this summer. Submit an idea he uses and you could win a prize.

By Mar. 19, 2014