Synthia Payne stands in her workspace at The Home for Hackers in Kansas City, Kan., Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. “Home for Hackers” was among the first wave of houses to be wired and is in a

 

              Synthia Payne stands in her workspace at The Home for Hackers in Kansas City, Kan., Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. “Home for Hackers” was among the first wave of houses to be wired and is in a
Synthia Payne stands in her workspace at The Home for Hackers in Kansas City, Kan., Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. “Home for Hackers” was among the first wave of houses to be wired and is in a midtown area _ within a block of the Google Fiber offices _ that's become ground zero for Kansas City startups. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)