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The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.

By November 4, 2014

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Samaritans Radar depression app raises Twitter privacy concerns

A newly launched app by a UK suicide prevention charity is raising massive privacy concerns by monitoring Twitter accounts without user consent.

By November 3, 2014

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Lightsaber keys for Force entry into your own home

The "Star Wars" universe has infiltrated every part of your life, so you might as well get the matching house keys, too.

By October 1, 2014

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Machinima's new CEO brought friends. Like Superman (Q&A)

The gaming-video source scored an original animated series with comic idols and serious insider cred. New CEO Chad Gutstein talks about his first big programming deal and site's new reality.

By September 21, 2014

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'Amazeballs,' 'YOLO,' 'adorbs' added to Oxford Dictionaries

Now you can "humblebrag" for knowing that "binge-watch," "side boob," "douchebaggery," "fandom," and other well-known slang terms are officially in Oxford Dictionaries.

By August 17, 2014

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'Star Wars' dresses for Force-tastic fashionistas

Goldie and We Love Fine team up to make fun dresses and separates for geek girls who love Sith Lords and Jedi alike.

By August 20, 2014

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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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Channel Han, Luke, and Darth with official 'Star Wars' costumes

Cosplay in style as your Force-wielding heroes with these officially licensed high-end wearable replicas from Anovos. Preorders begin on May the 4th, naturally.

By April 25, 2014

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Design contest seeks geeky garb for Comic-Con catwalk

Her Universe, purveyor of sci-fi stuff for women, will choose 30 contestants to compete on the Comic-Con catwalk for a chance to co-design a retail fashion collection.

By March 28, 2014

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ISS-Above glows when the space station orbits near you

Get alerts anytime the International Space Station flies over your location, so you can wave, send a tweet, or run outside to see it at night.

By January 29, 2014