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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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Aereo loses appeal to be recognized as cable operator

After a Supreme Court ruling, the streaming TV service changed its licensing model in an attempt to stay in business.

By August 21, 2014

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Reconciliation draws closer for Skype-like chat on the Web

Microsoft and Google are converging on a way to bring real-time video and audio chat to the Web, and a new draft standard helps pave the way.

By August 19, 2014

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Simple.TV antenna DVR debuts ability to share recorded TV shows

Simple.TV says it doesn't anticipate any legal issues for its new feature allowing users to share their recorded shows with up to five others, regardless of whether or not the invitees have the paid service.

By August 18, 2014

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It's official: You can refer to Steve Ballmer as Mr. Basketball

Microsoft's former CEO starts his second career as the NBA officially approves his purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers.

By August 12, 2014

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The best Siri feature you're not using

In an informal survey of iPhone users, a grand total of zero knew about this insanely handy Siri trick -- which, bonus, might save your life.

By July 25, 2014