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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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T-Mobile's MetroPCS launches $50 unlimited LTE plan in latest promotion

The prepaid carrier gives customers unlimited access to high-speed data, but with a few caveats.

By January 21, 2015

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I wore the same shirt for a month, and now I feel better

Crave's Michael Franco puts on a "thunder shirt" every day for a month to deal with the aches and pains of sitting at a desk all day. Did it help? Read on to find out.

By January 20, 2015

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Alibaba launching effort to woo US retailers

The Chinese e-commerce giant's new Alipay ePass platform is designed to ease logistics for US-based companies that want to sell their wares directly to buyers in China.

By January 16, 2015

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Five ways to delete yourself from the Internet

Finally ready to get off the grid? It's not quite as simple as it should be, but here are a few easy-to-follow steps that should at the very least point you in the right direction.

By December 31, 2014

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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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Aereo's bankruptcy filing marks a fade to black

After months of "not dead yet" declarations, the streaming-TV startup files for Chapter 11 reorganization, the clearest sign that a Supreme Court ruling set it on a road to nowhere.

By November 21, 2014

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Aereo lays off most of its staff, as prospects dim

A small executive team will be the only ones remaining at the embattled TV-streaming startup, after a Supreme Court ban on its service scared off potential investors.

By November 6, 2014