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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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Uber and burritos collide for one scrumptious afternoon

A special Uber promotion in Albuquerque, New Mexico, delivered a care package of burritos and cinnamon rolls right to a CNET writer's doorstep. And all was right with the world.

By December 10, 2015

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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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Darth Vader, Spider-Pig fly at International Balloon Fiesta

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta hosts hundreds of hot air balloons. Some geeky gems are among the flyers.

By October 8, 2013

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Red light citations spike before traffic cameras turn off

Motorists probably incorrectly thought traffic cameras were turned off when they blew through these red lights, say Albuquerque police.

By January 16, 2012

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Microsoft's Albuquerque Group--then and now

Almost 30 years ago, as Microsoft was preparing to leave Albuquerque, N.M., for Seattle, the original team gathered on Dec. 7, 1978, to pose for a photo.

By June 22, 2008

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Teen wins $100,000 Intel science award

An 18-year-old from Albuquerque gets top prize in Intel's Science Talent Search for designing software to help spacecraft travel through the solar system more easily.

By March 17, 2010