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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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Johnny Cash's legacy lives on through a tarantula

A new tarantula found in the vicinity of California's Folsom State Prison has been named after the original Man in Black.

By February 4, 2016

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Beats Music takes flight on Southwest Airlines

The service will be free to all passengers on planes with Wi-Fi. Southwest is marking the partnership with Beats artwork on a Boeing 737.

By November 3, 2014

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Newly discovered 'monster' spider isn't as horrifying as it sounds

There's a beast of a spider roaming the Oregon woods, but let's try to keep the fear factor in perspective.

By February 3, 2016

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Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015

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Man says Southwest kicked him off flight for critical tweet

A Southwest Airlines passenger isn't impressed with a gate agent and tweets about it. Then, he says, he's prevented from reboarding his flight unless he deletes the tweet.

By July 23, 2014

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Behind the scenes at Southwest Airlines (pictures)

One of the world's most profitable airlines, Southwest centralized its training operations in Dallas, and added a giant new network operations center. CNET Road Trip 2014 buckled up and checked it out.

22 Images By June 19, 2014

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Take a tour of the Citadel of Carcassonne: a real life castle from video games, TV, and more.

In southwest France, south of Bordeaux, north of the Pyrenees, is the Citadel of Carcassonne, a massive walled city and castle that inspired board games, video games, and more. Here's a full tour.

By October 13, 2015

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Caffeine: Keeping people awake since the 8th century

Evidence has been discovered that caffeinated drinks were consumed in the American Southwest as early as 750 AD.

By September 15, 2015

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Southwest (finally) rolling out mobile boarding passes

Passengers in Dallas have had them for about two weeks, but a CNET reporter, getting ready to leave Austin after a week at SXSW, was excited to see it's available elsewhere. Where is next?

By March 10, 2014