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No, the planets are not going to cause an epic earthquake this week

Don't believe the hype, there's no planetary alignment capable of causing "the Big One," just a viral video devoid of any real facts.

By May 27, 2015

 
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Vexed in the City

This CNET special report examines the tech controversy gripping San Francisco.

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SF mayor proposes revisions to city's 'Airbnb law'

Proposed amendments would put a 120-day cap on the number of days per year residents can rent out their homes or rooms in the city.

By April 14, 2015

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Paint the Town: The artwork that lets you light up the city skyline

Arguably the site of the world's best New Year's Eve fireworks, Sydney is now lighting up the sky in the middle of the year with a massive art project.

By May 27, 2015

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City-wide light installation uses people power to paint the town

The Empire State Building, the Eiffel Tower and now Sydney -- a new art installation is illuminating Australia's harbour city and giving the light switch to the people.

By May 27, 2015

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Lighting takes center stage at Lightfair International in New York City (pictures)

Smart bulbs, smart cities, smart...carpets? We saw it all this week at Lightfair.

8 Images By May 6, 2015

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Mapbox photography heat map etches out world's most photogenic cities (pictures)

A new interactive map uses 10 years' worth of Flickr geo-location data to visualise the most popular places in the world for photos, creating a heat map based on geotags.

8 Images By April 30, 2015

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Be the Batman your city deserves (for only $682M)

Discover how to be Batman in the latest "Epic How To" video from Break. Hint -- you'll need a lot of money just to build the Batcave.

By March 27, 2015

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Google's high-speed fiber network to land in Salt Lake City

The 1-gigabit-per-second Internet and TV service sets its sights on an eighth US metro area.

By March 25, 2015

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The 404 Show: Steve Guttenberg; Broad City; aliens; is VR here to stay?

The Audiophiliac Man himself Steve Guttenberg gets comfy with the 404 guys discussing VR, headphones, Broad City and asking life's big questions.

By March 6, 2015

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Uber's Japan car service hits roadblock as city cracks down

City officials in Fukuoka are debating with Uber over whether the service is a car-sharing operation or a research project.

By March 4, 2015