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Hoopla! The inventor of basketball returns -- via hologram

A holographic version of Dr. James Naismith makes a cameo appearance to talk hoops during the NBA's tech summit.

By February 12, 2016

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Ford and Bridj team up to bring a new type of mobility to Kansas City

Ride KC: Bridj will mark the first public-private partnership between a US transit agency and an automaker.

By February 10, 2016

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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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Uber ceases operations in Kansas amid stricter rules

The ride-sharing service pulled out after lawmakers overrode the veto on the bill requiring drivers carry more insurance and submit to state background checks.

By May 5, 2015

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Super Bowl special effects: New cameras power 'Matrix'-style replays

The broadcast will use a record number of cameras to capture angles that put viewers in the middle of the action.

By February 4, 2016

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The feds are 'blown away' by Smart City Challenge submissions

The Department of Transportation's call for visions of connected cities received 77 submissions, with 300 companies offering partnerships.

By February 8, 2016

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Ancient amber proves early insects were keen on high society

"Downton Abbey" has nothing on these ants and termites. Thanks to 100-million-year-old amber, we now have even earlier proof that insects have long known something about social class.

By February 11, 2016

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Comcast blazes its own trail to a superfast Internet future

The nation's largest broadband provider heeds Google's call to make ultrahigh-speed broadband available to the masses. Now it just needs to work out a few details.

By February 5, 2016

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Google unleashes free speedy Internet service on low-income homes

Google puts its money where its mouth is with a plan to provide public housing residents with free access to its 1 gigabit-per-second Fiber service.

By February 3, 2016

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T-Mobile's discounted unlimited plan targets data-hungry families

The carrier cuts the rate on its four-person unlimited data plan. Virgin Mobile, meanwhile, introduces a new set of lower-priced plans for bargain hunters.

By February 3, 2016