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Road Trip 2014

CNET's Daniel Terdiman wrangles up tech and geek culture in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and more.

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Where should CNET Road Trip go in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas?

CNET's Daniel Terdiman is canvassing readers for suggestions of where to take his Road Trip project this summer. Submit an idea he uses and you could win a prize.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Kansas City dyes frozen fountain: Looks like someone's dying

To celebrate its Chiefs appearing in the NFL playoffs on Saturday, Kansas City Parks and Recreation doesn't quite heed the call of science on a cold day.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Google gives Kansas City second chance to get Fiber

Residents have until December 22 to sign up for Google's superfast Internet service.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Christian groups sue Kansas schools, say teaching science is 'atheistic'

An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."

By Sep. 30, 2013

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Google Fiber spawns startup renaissance in Kansas City

Google's superfast Internet service launched a year ago in Kansas City. CNET's Marguerite Reardon takes a look at the impact it has on the local startup scene.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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Inside the Kansas City Startup Village (pictures)

The first neighborhood to receive Google Fiber ultra high-speed broadband has spawned a grass roots startup community. CNET's Marguerite Reardon visited Kansas City and took a tour of the Startup Village.

11 Images Jun. 19, 2013

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Google Fiber heads to Shawnee, Kansas

The high-speed Internet service may not arrive all that quickly. Google says it still has "a lot of planning and engineering work" to complete before bringing Fiber to the city.

By May. 3, 2013

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Time Warner Cable, AT&T want Google's Kansas City deals, report says

The search giant was reportedly offered everything from free office space to free power, just to bring its Gigabit Internet service to the cities.

By Oct. 2, 2012

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Google Fiber casts wide net in Kansas City

According to the search company, at least 180 out of 202 "fiberhoods" have already qualified for its service, and it's still processing requests.

By Sep. 10, 2012

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Campaign aims to turn Kansas town into real Smallville

Hutchinson, Kan., has so many similarities to Superman's Smallville that a dedicated group of comics fans are trying to change the town's name.

By Sep. 5, 2012