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NCTA takes Chicago

Techies, pols meet at confab

The windy city got a taste of technology as the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s annual trade show took place in Chicago over the past week.

In addition to the many new technological innovations making an appearance, such industry-related giants as Bill Gates and Mel Karmazin, as well as tech-savvy politicians and FCC topper Michael Powell were on hand for panels, exhibitions and trade talk.

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