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Chicago strong with the Force due to George Lucas' museum

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will officially make its home in the Windy City. The museum, set to open in 2018, will trace the evolution of the visual image from illustration to film.

By June 25, 2014

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5 social media lessons from Roger Ebert, @EbertChicago

Roger Ebert, who died last week at 70, wasn't only a successful film critic. He was also a successful user of social media. We can all still learn from him.

By April 7, 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 December 10, 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 September 27, 2013

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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 July 5, 2013

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The amazing facets of Chicago's incredible 'Bean' (pictures)

In Chicago for Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman went to visit Anish Kapoor's masterpiece, 'Cloud Gate,' known to all as 'The Bean.'

13 Images July 5, 2013

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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 July 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 June 27, 2013

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Hungry for a pile of bacon? Get it delivered, now

For four days, a San Francisco-based startup will bring high-quality bacon to you. On. Demand. Think of it as your own personal bacon delivery service.

By June 12, 2014

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Ep. 90: Free Wi-Fi hits Chicago; best free iPad comics; and win this Mafia II gun lamp

On this week's episode, municipal Wi-Fi comes to Chicago thanks to AT&T, but at the same time, New York suffers a partial Verizon outage. We take on New York's annoying taxicab TV screens and the AMOLED display shortage currently affecting mobile phone manufacturers, then take a quick tour of some of the best free comic books available for Apple's iPad.

By July 27, 2010