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Kobe Bryant sees LED basketball court, is stunned

If you think an NBA court is somehow state of the art, take a look at what they have in China.

By August 20, 2014

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NBA's Carmelo Anthony joins the VC crowd

The New York Knicks small forward teams up with former NBC executive Stuart Goldfarb to create the investment firm M7 Tech Partners.

By July 21, 2014

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LeBron heads back to Cleveland. Was big data right?

The great, mind-dulling debate about where LeBron James would end up took a new twist when famed data nerd Nate Silver weighed in.

By July 11, 2014

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Microsoft sees new Azure tool as a proactive trouble-shooter

Microsoft envisions a future where systems can predict malfunctions in devices and buildings before they occur. First step: a cloud-based machine-learning tool that goes into public beta in July.

By June 16, 2014

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NBA star J.R. Smith suffers for his Twitter brilliance

The Knicks' JR Smith is in Twitter trouble again after apparently threatening the Pistons' Brandon Jennings. He is fined $25,000. But isn't there more to his Twitter account than there appears?

By November 16, 2013

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Spike Lee: Tech is a double-edge sword in filmmaking

What's given moviemakers tools like crowdfunding and YouTube has also led to a CGI-centric Hollywood where everything looks the same, the famous film director tells CNET.

By July 28, 2013

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Spike Lee pans in on Kickstarter for next indie film

Lee is the latest (and probably most influential) filmmaker to turn to the crowdfunding site for financing. He hopes to raise $1.5 million for his next feature film, which he says is about people "who are addicted to blood."

By July 22, 2013

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Wireless charging blazes path toward mainstream

Heavyweights are backing the idea of wireless charging capabilities embedded in phones, and public charging stations are beginning to pop up. Differing standards, however, still make for a rocky adoption.

By November 16, 2012

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MTV, Comedy Central, other Viacom channels go dark for DirecTV

It's unclear how long the blackout -- which hits more than 20 million customers -- might last after DirecTV and Viacom fail to come to terms on distribution fees.

By July 11, 2012

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DirecTV-Viacom spat may black out top cable channels today

If a deal isn't reached by midnight tonight, millions of DirecTV customers will lose channels such as Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, and MTV.

By July 10, 2012