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Priest jams cell phones in church

Fed up with his services being disrupted by technology, an Italian priest installs a jamming device. Not everyone is pleased.

By December 17, 2014

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Church of Geekery: Reflecting Batman, Avengers in stained glass

Artist Marissa Garner designs window art featuring superheroes, robots and comic book villains. "I would go to this church," fans say.

By September 30, 2014

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Pastor creates Web site to shame bad after-church restaurant tippers

Those who don't make good contributions in Tennessee restaurants are exposed on "Sundays Are The Worst," a site where servers seek redemption.

By March 10, 2014

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Churches resort to using GPS, in case baby Jesus is stolen

A security company is giving out free GPS devices, so that no one steals figurines from nativity scenes in places of worship.

By December 21, 2013

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Church sings to members: Get off Facebook

One church decides it needs to create a song that tells its members to keep their business off of Facebook. This could go viral.

By August 18, 2013

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Man steals church computer, demands porn block removed

For some, it's not enough to steal from a holy place. They have to complain to the church's tech support that someone has inserted a porn blocker. This was allegedly the case with Troy Ridling, church member.

By August 9, 2013

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One in five Americans use phones in church

According to a study, Americans are torn in their worship. Thirty-five percent also admit to using phones in movie theaters.

By July 10, 2013

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'Mad Men' types needed: Sort through vintage New York Times ads

A world of mini-skirt, fiberglass car and Paul Newman movie ads awaits you with the New York Times' Madison, a project that asks the public to dig through vintage advertising.

By October 16, 2014

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New Yorkers protest 'Internet people' invading neighborhood

On the Upper West Side, locals object to a sidewalk cafe where people allegedly do awful things such as have Internet dates.

By October 5, 2014

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Is it possible to record the world's best-sounding music without a mountain of gear?

Todd Garfinkle's company, MA Recordings, makes astonishing-sounding albums of brilliant music with not much more than a pair of microphones and a recorder.

By September 13, 2014