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Super Bowl's wireless blitz spurs carriers to brace for impact

Mobile operators have been preparing like mad to ensure that fans' selfies and video clips can be shared without a hitch.

By February 5, 2016

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Chicago finally permits ride-sharing pickups at O'Hare and Midway airports

Starting next year, Lyft, Uber and other ride-share companies will legally be allowed to pick up passengers at the city's major airports and tourist destinations.

By October 28, 2015

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Lyft begins ride service to Las Vegas' McCarran Airport

Ride-hailing services have been working to get their cars on Nevada's streets for more than a year.

By October 26, 2015

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Uber blacks out app in Paris to protest government, taxi opposition

Restrictions on drivers and car-hailing services could leave 10,000 drivers out of a job, Uber says.

By February 9, 2016

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Which wireless carrier has the best airport data coverage?

Stuck in an airport with an extra-long layover? One wireless-testing firm weighs in on which carrier will keep you going on your smartphone.

By July 22, 2015

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​I used my eyes to control virtual reality, and someday you will too

The next wave of AR and VR headsets, and especially smartglasses, could get a lot better with eye tracking. Eyefluence convinced me.

By February 11, 2016

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Sorry travelers, you can't bring your bat'leth or batarang on the flight

The Transportation Safety Administration included the traditional Klingon weapon and several versions of Batman's throwable weapon in its annual roundup of items confiscated at airports in 2015.

By January 22, 2016

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NASA satellite sees beauty in a moonlit blizzard

Moonlight and clouds star in a NASA image of the big US blizzard showing the storm lit up from above and below.

By January 25, 2016

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Free airport Wi-Fi, Sprint and Boingo-style

The multi-year deal brings free Wi-Fi access to Sprint customers in 35 US airports.

By April 30, 2015

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High-tech kiosks speed you through customs in minutes

With the summer travel season getting into full-swing, airports around the US and Canada are turning to technology to speed passengers through customs lines. From special kiosks to mobile apps, CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how tech is helping to cut wait times, getting passengers through customs in a matter of minutes.

By June 9, 2015