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In Austin, Prof. Dumpster lives the good life (pictures)

Jeff Wilson is living in a dumpster, hoping to show Americans how much energy and water they waste. CNET Road Trip 2014 stopped by to see how the Dumpster Project could lead to healthier cities.

20 Images By Jul. 1, 2014

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In most-anticipated SXSW talk in years, Snowden fires up Austin

The former NSA contractor appeared at SXSW Interactive by teleconference. Despite being scheduled at the same time as "Girls" creator Lena Dunham, Snowden drew thousands eager to hear directly from him.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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In Austin, it's South by South Westeros

"Game of Thrones" fans at South by Southwest will be thrilled at the chance to get up close and personal with dozens of original artifacts from the hit HBO show.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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South by South Westeros comes to Austin

To promote the upcoming Season 4 of 'Game of Thrones,' HBO brought an exhibit of original artifacts from the hit show to Austin for South by Southwest. CNET stopped by to check it out.

21 Images Mar. 7, 2014

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Austin gets ready for SXSW (pictures)

South by Southwest begins on Friday, and thousands of geeks and film buffs are arriving in Texas' capital for the festival. Convention halls are still empty, but workers are toiling away.

23 Images By Mar. 6, 2014

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Aereo goes big in Texas, planning Austin launch next

The contested service that streams over-the-air TV plans to roll out in its fourth Texas market next week, even as it operations in other states have been shut down.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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AT&T delivers GigaPower fiber network to Austin

The high-speed Internet service starts at $70 per month and features speeds of up to 300Mbps, which will eventually be upped 1Gbps at no extra cost.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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AT&T attempts to out-Google Google in Austin fiber race

The telco says it will begin offering its "GigaPower" service to Austin and surrounding areas this year, with further expansion and a 1-gigabit connection planned in 2014. But how much will it cost?

By Sep. 30, 2013

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Google Fiber prompts Time Warner to offer free Austin Wi-Fi

Time Warner Cable steps up its Austin Wi-Fi hot spot plan after Google announced it would be bringing its superfast Internet service to the Texas capital.

By Apr. 25, 2013

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AT&T follows Google with gigabit network plans for Austin

A power play between Google and AT&T means Austinites will have two gigabit fiber options from which to choose.

By Apr. 9, 2013