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Tampa is the nicest city in America, says Airbnb

The peer-to-peer housing service ranks the hospitality of towns across the country based on the stays of its more than 4 million guests. While the South and West make it on the board, Northeast cities don't make the cut.

By Jul. 22, 2013


Stanford eyes offshore wind farms for Calif.

A Stanford team gives Cape Mendocino the top pick as a site for an offshore wind turbine power plant. Also: interconnect wind farms for a steady electrical supply.

By Dec. 10, 2007


After more than 30 years, Grid Beam modular construction system comes to market

Found at the Maker Faire: A few solar-powered tinkerers selling, for the first time, open-source construction kits based on an old design.

By May. 23, 2012


Photos: Solar festival as green as it gets

The counterculture roots of the sustainable-living movement were alive and well at last weekend's 12th annual SolFest, a showcase of green products featured in this CNET News.com gallery.

By Aug. 23, 2007


Pixar mourns 'Toy Story' writer

Animation studio in shock after learning of death of Joe Ranft, a founding member of its creative team.

By Aug. 17, 2005


Finally, broadband satellite with real speed

In 2012, Hughes Communications plans to launch a satellite that could improve performance tenfold. But will it be a real competitor to other broadband services?

By Nov. 9, 2010


Okeanos Explorer to delve the depths of the seas

Gearing up to set sail, NOAA's high-tech ship is dedicated to deep-ocean exploration and public education.

By Jul. 25, 2009