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A meteorite may have just killed someone for the first time on record

A mysterious object is believed to have fallen from the sky in India over the weekend, blasting out windows and causing an explosion that left one dead.

By February 8, 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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The feds are 'blown away' by Smart City Challenge submissions

The Department of Transportation's call for visions of connected cities received 77 submissions, with 300 companies offering partnerships.

By February 8, 2016

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AT&T jumps into the fast lane with ultraspeedy 5G field trial

5G is supposed to give you Internet connection speeds that are 10 to 100 times faster than today's. The carrier's first field test happens in Austin, Texas.

By February 11, 2016

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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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Ford and Bridj team up to bring a new type of mobility to Kansas City

Ride KC: Bridj will mark the first public-private partnership between a US transit agency and an automaker.

By February 10, 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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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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Rivals: Mazda CX-3 vs. Jeep Renegade vs. Honda HR-V

We take a look at three of the newest small crossovers on the market. Which one reigns supreme: the off-road bomber, the utility maven or the invigorating corner carver?

By February 9, 2016