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Comcast blazes its own trail to a superfast Internet future

The nation's largest broadband provider heeds Google's call to make ultrahigh-speed broadband available to the masses. Now it just needs to work out a few details.

By February 5, 2016

 
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Chicago Auto Show 2016

CNET Roadshow covers the new models and concept cars shown off at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show.

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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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Uber dispatches its courier service to San Francisco, Chicago

After starting out the UberRush courier service in New York last year, the company has expanded the program to two more big cities.

By October 14, 2015

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Amazon brings same-day delivery service to Chicago, Indianapolis

Prime Now has been expanding across the country, offering free two-hour delivery and one-hour delivery for $7.99.

By July 17, 2015

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Uber expands food delivery service to NYC, Chicago

Known as UberEats, the service promises quick curbside food delivery from local restaurants.

By April 28, 2015

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No, Amazon probably isn't opening hundreds of bookstores

The mall executive who first ignited the rumor on a conference call with investors is now walking it back.

By February 3, 2016

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Chicago schools opt for paper and pencil over online tests

Technically Incorrect: Some schools in the Chicago area decide that the traditional methods of testing kids are more reliable.

By March 2, 2015

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How sex tech could threaten the world's oldest profession

The adult industry's embrace of virtual reality and Internet-connected toys mean porn is getting more and more lifelike. Will there be room for the real thing?

By January 24, 2016

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Multideal Monday: Beats, Batman, Bruce and more!

From the Cheapskate: Bruce?! Yeah, as in "The Boss." Score his live "The River" tour album for free! And lots more.

By January 25, 2016

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Google Express targets shoppers in Chicago, Boston, Washington

Google's shopping service is going beyond the confines of California and New York, bringing with it a new name and $95/year membership pricing.

By October 14, 2014