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Albuquerque Comic Expo: Geeking good at my local comic con

Crave writer Amanda Kooser puts on a scarf, warms up her sonic screwdriver, and hits the Albuquerque Comic Expo to check out the Incredible Hulk and herds of cosplayers.

By July 1, 2014

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Cosplay on parade at Albuquerque comic-con (pictures)

Everyone from R2-D2 to "Star Trek" red shirts roamed the halls at the Albuquerque Comic Expo 2014.

20 Images By July 1, 2014

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I bought $20 worth of bitcoin at an ATM in Albuquerque

One of the nation's first bitcoin ATMs debuts in New Mexico, and Crave writer Amanda Kooser swings by to make a transaction.

By February 19, 2014

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Cathedral of steam: Inside Albuquerque's abandoned locomotive shops

What do "The Avengers," "Transformers," and "Terminator Salvation" have in common? They all filmed at the abandoned steam locomotive repair shops in Albuquerque, N.M.

By April 4, 2013

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Why a speed-loving techie loves slow-moving train travel

Commentary: A slow rail journey from Albuquerque to New York City gives Crave writer Amanda Kooser plenty of time to contemplate how trains fit into a world where so many people prize velocity.

By April 27, 2015

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Mesmerizing views from a rolling Amtrak train (pictures)

An avowed techie enjoys slowing down and taking in crumbling buildings, faded western towns and colorful freight engines from the window of a train from Albuquerque to New York City.

12 Images By April 27, 2015

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​How a French vacation shows we need high-tech addresses

Even in the Net era, physical addresses are important in mature and developing economies. That's why companies like Google and What3words offer global location-encoding systems.

By May 10, 2015

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Grandma accidentally sends rent check to Comcast (Comcast cashes it)

Technically Incorrect: A 79-year-old New Mexico woman makes a mistake. Initially, Comcast refuses to refund her the money back in cash, instead offering a credit on her account.

By February 13, 2015

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Get ready for a 'Mystery Science Theater' streaming marathon

Football schmootball. Instead of watching NFL teams throw the pigskin around this Thanksgiving, why not watch a "Mystery Science Theater 3000" marathon with new intros by the series creator?

By November 4, 2014

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Massive 'Batman v Superman' desert set spied from the air

Warner Bros. is trying to keep "Batman v Superman" secretive, but that didn't stop a New Mexico TV station from catching aerial views of an intriguing set under construction.

By October 17, 2014