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Tech money drives San Francisco building boom, pushes others out

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET looks at how new skyscrapers are defining a new era in the City by the Bay. The winners: tech. The losers: pretty much everyone else.

By August 24, 2015

 
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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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Hey you, with the cheap headphones! Are you ready to hear what you've been missing?

If you've been settling for the "good enough" sound of cheap headphones, maybe it's time to upgrade.

By August 22, 2015

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Where the tech elite go to eat

For Road Trip 2015, CNET uncovers where tech workers -- everyone from programmers to CEOs to venture capitalists -- line up for lunch in downtown San Francisco.

By August 27, 2015

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Seven essential mobile apps for students

Get the new school year off on the right foot with apps and services

By August 24, 2015

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Detest Uber's surge pricing? Some drivers don't like it either

The practice of tripling, quadrupling and quintupling ride fares in times of high demand may face limits from New York City officials. Many drivers might be OK with that.

By August 23, 2015

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Ambitious architects want $2B to build a real 'Lord of the Rings' city

A new Indiegogo campaign looks to create a real-life version of Minas Tirith, as depicted in Peter Jackson's film adaptation of Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings."

By August 13, 2015

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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

By July 30, 2015

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Amazon's handyman service expands to new cities

The company's Home Services site, which first launched in March, grows into 11 more cities and adds a new custom-jobs option.

By July 22, 2015

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Kansas City gets smarter thanks to Cisco and Sprint

Connected streetlamps and tourist terminals are just a few of the things the new partnership will bring to the city.

By June 29, 2015

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Angry Birds maker to cut up to 40% of workforce

The company says that it will focus on its games, media, and consumer products divisions and needs to be more "agile" as it looks to improve its financial position.

By August 26, 2015