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Clandestinely control your smartphone by stroking your hair

A hair extension interwoven with sensors would allow users to secretly open and control smartphone apps.

By April 12, 2015

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Priests post Twitter #ashtag selfies for Ash Wednesday (oh, Lordy)

Technically Incorrect: To place their traditional ashened foreheads in the public domain, priests take a modern approach.

By February 18, 2015

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Pope says evolution doesn't mean there's no God

In an address to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, the Pope explains that God is not some sort of wizard.

By October 27, 2014

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Wired at the Western Wall, where smartphones heighten the holy

Even the ancient city of Jerusalem has been transformed by tech, as visitors to holy sites turn to mobile devices to reach out to God.

By August 26, 2014

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Pope to young people: Get off the Web

Speaking to 50,000 German youngsters, the pontiff suggested that kids today spend too much time on futile activities, such as the Internet and TV.

By August 6, 2014

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Father Bob turns to crowdfunding to help the homeless

Outspoken Catholic priest and advocate for the homeless Father Bob Maguire has launched a Pozible campaign for his Father Bob Foundation.

By April 16, 2014

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To find lost jungle graves, beware of unexploded WWII bombs

The BentProp Project has been searching the Palauan jungle for years to find the remains of POWs and others executed by the Japanese. Unexploded WWII bombs make it a risky quest.

By April 20, 2014

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Anonymous isn't synonymous with ominous

[commentary] Just because a site or app lets you post anonymously doesn't mean it's dangerous. There are lots of good uses for these services.

By April 14, 2014

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Facebook makes wrong call on anti-Semitic page

commentary Facebook's refusal to delete a page about "Jewish Ritual Murder" rekindles a simmering debate over how to respond when bigots use social networks to spread racist speech and hateful propaganda.

By March 15, 2014

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A Skype exorcism: The modern way to rid yourself of demons

Reverend Bob Larson, an Arizona priest, believes in using technology to get rid of unwanted evil.

By January 30, 2014