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Inside the tech aiming Aereo through TV's legal hoops

Aereo wants to give you broadcast TV on the Web. But it needed thousands of mini antennas, high-octane transcoding, and lots of air conditioners to build a system it hopes can pass legal scrutiny.

By April 21, 2014

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Could a sensor-studded shirt sleeve make you a hoops star?

Accelerometers and gyroscopes may be the next big thing on the basketball court. Startup Vibrado is developing a sleeve jammed with sensors that gives feedback on better form.

By November 14, 2013

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You got game? Hoop Tracker will determine that for you

The smartwatch logs your basketball shot percentages and encourages you to shoot for improvement.

By August 27, 2013

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Twitter teams with NBA to offer in-tweet pro hoops replays

During the rest of the NBA playoffs, NBA Digital will be posting video highlights of notable plays. This comes days after a similar arrangement with ESPN.

By May 17, 2013

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Watch Kim Jong-un throw nuclear bomb, hoops in video game

Watch the Supreme Leader soar. Watch the Supreme Leader score. On his team, Dennis Rodman. Their opponents' team name? The "Pathetic Americans."

By March 6, 2013

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Google interactive doodle highlights Olympics hoop dreams

In another keyboard event from the Web giant, a virtual athlete lets would-be Dream Teamers try to shoot as many free throws as possible in 24 seconds.

By August 7, 2012

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A tradition of hoops history

No amount of technological innovation can change the fact that we all just want to see a good game.

By March 29, 2012

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YouTube hoops star accepts Shaq's Twitter challenge

Bruce Manley, whose YouTube videos show him to be a basketball trick shot sensation, has reportedly accepted a Twittered H-O-R-S-E challenge from Shaq. They will, hopefully, face off in July.

By June 27, 2009

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HoopStick is like Woot, but with a moving price tag

Like Woot.com but want a site with a more flexible price tag? Check out Hoopstick, a sales site with a price that changes every 15 seconds.

By October 3, 2008

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CNET Top 5: Tech bigwig hoops team

In honor of March Madness, we put together an all-star lineup of tech luminaries who we think could throw down on the hardwood.

May 21, 2008