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Google’s Project Loon testing LTE in Nevada?

Word has it that the high-flying Wi-Fi balloons may be trying to tap into 4G LTE while sailing above the desert.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Nevada becomes first state to allow online gambling

The state's governor signs a bill deeming Internet gaming legal; the law also allows Nevada to partner with other states.

By Feb. 21, 2013

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Legal online poker site goes live -- for Nevada residents

The site will allow players to hit the virtual poker tables, as long as they're 21 years of age or older.

By May. 1, 2013

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Zynga looks to foray into online gambling in Nevada

The social-gaming giant took its first step in getting a gaming license in Sin City's home state.

By Dec. 5, 2012

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Apple gets key endorsement for Nevada data center

The state's board of economic development votes in favor of an $89 million tax break for the tech giant to set up a 350-acre data center near Reno.

By Aug. 1, 2012

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Google's self-driving cars win big in Nevada

Autonomous cars hit public streets and highways in Nevada -- this is the first state to give out licenses for testing driverless cars.

By May. 7, 2012

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Nevada gives green light to self-driving cars

In the name of economic development and roadway safety, the state establishes requirements for legally operating autonomous vehicles.

By Feb. 17, 2012

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How Nevada became America's Nuclear Age ground zero

For more than 40 years, the U.S. government tested nuclear weapons deep in the Nevada desert. Now the site is a reminder of what a scary world that was. CNET Road Trip 2012 investigates.

By Jul. 7, 2012

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Nevada to up geothermal production by 25 percent

DOE guarantees $350 million loan to Ormat Technologies for three more power plants in the state.

By Sep. 28, 2011

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Google looks to unleash robotic cars in Nevada

Google wants to employ its new, self-driving cars in the home state of Las Vegas. The move should keep drunk drivers out of collisions until the robot-autos team launches its takeover of the Bellagio.

By May. 12, 2011