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This is the fastest wireless carrier in the US

A new study taps data supplied by everyday phone users just like you. The winner might not be who you were expecting.

By February 2, 2016

 
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Vexed in the City

This CNET special report examines the controversy gripping San Francisco as a massive influx of techies feeds an unprecedented economic boom -- and backlash.

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'Smart City' project to steer US toward better roadways

US transportation chief offers up a $50 million prize for the city that can best lead the US out of its "20th century thinking."

By December 7, 2015

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Wait, Google's 'moon shots' cost how much???

Alphabet, Google's new parent company known for ambitious projects, reveals just how much innovation costs. All that spending has helped it become the most valuable in the world, topping Apple.

By February 1, 2016

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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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Cities with Super Bowl teams have higher flu death rates, study says

Football fans in Boulder and Charlotte going to Super Bowl parties this weekend might want to think twice before they double dip in the salsa.

By February 2, 2016

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Michigan Gov. Snyder on his effort to bring car tech to the Motor City ​

Roadshow's Tim Stevens talks to Michigan's Gov. Rick Snyder about a range of topics, from the Detroit auto show to the development of MCity, the new test facility for self-driving cars.

By January 13, 2016

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At Super Bowl 50, fan safety starts with super-snoopy tech

The big game and all its festivities get sweeping protection, from bomb-destroying robots to software that crunches social media looking for threats.

By February 2, 2016

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Bend minds with this 'Inception'-inspired Wave City Coffee Table

The dream world crosses over into reality with a coffee table that takes an entire city and bends it over to delight your mind and hold your java mugs.

By January 6, 2016

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Panasonic looks at the big picture: Cities not just TVs

Since retiring its beloved plasma TV business, Panasonic has struggled to gain the attention of US consumers. Now it's shifting gears to focus on smart homes and cities.

By January 5, 2016

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Obama pledges $160M to develop 'Smart Cities' apps

The Obama administration earmarks $160 million to help entrepreneurs, civic leaders and nonprofits work together to develop apps to tackle issues like traffic congestion and crime.

By September 14, 2015