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In Chicago, 'The Bean' is perfect interactive public art

It's hard to imagine anyone not smiling when they visit Anish Kapoor's masterpiece, "Cloud Gate," otherwise known as "The Bean." CNET's Daniel Terdiman made a visit on Road Trip 2013.

By Jul. 5, 2013

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Roku 1

The Roku 1 offers the same excellent experience that's found on other Roku boxes at a new low price, but there aren't many reasons to choose it over the new Streaming Stick or step-up Roku boxes.

By Mar. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 10, 2014
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Braven BRV-1

If you're looking for a compact rugged, water-resistant Bluetooth speaker, the Braven BRV-1 is worth considering now that its street price has dropped to closer to $100.

By Apr. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 10, 2014
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Nikon 1 J4

The company announced its newest interchangeable-lens model everywhere but the US.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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In Chicago, the birthplace of the nuclear age (pictures)

Before the Manhattan Project, there was Chicago Pile-1, the first-ever nuclear reactor. On Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman got a lesson in the birth of sustained chain reactions.

16 Images By Jul. 3, 2013

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Aereo preps big Chicago debut

The country's third-biggest city will join New York, Boston, and Atlanta with the online over-the-air broadcast service starting Sept. 13. But other cities, that have yet to be announced, will be getting it sooner.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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Sprint ramps up 3G, adds Spark LTE network in Chicago

Sprint's customers in Chicago should expect more reliability and faster speeds, the company reported on Tuesday.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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Olympus Stylus 1

For those who crave an enthusiast compact with more zoom range, the Olympus Stylus 1 should be high on your list for its excellent balance of performance, design, and features.

By Dec. 18, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 18, 2013
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Aereo delays Chicago launch due to 'issues' on testing site

The Windy City would have been the cloud-based TV provider's biggest new market, but consumers there will have to wait.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Kia builds jumbo concept for Chicago

Kia offered a sneak peak at its Cross GT concept ahead of its official unveiling at the Chicago Auto Show.

By Jan. 30, 2013