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The great new art trend: Selfies at funerals

Humanity knows no bounds to its imagination. There is now a Tumblr feed curating selfies taken at homages to the departed.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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New York -- home of smartphone shopping during funerals

A survey probing when people in different cities use their smartphones to shop reveals results that some might find deadening.

By Oct. 9, 2013

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Funerals streamed online by webcams at Stafford crematorium

Too busy to attend a funeral? Stafford crematorium plans to stream live footage of funerals on the Internet.

By Dec. 12, 2011

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Obama caught taking selfie at Mandela memorial

The president and British and Danish prime ministers smile for the smartphone at Nelson Mandela's memorial. Says the Selfies at Funerals Tumblr feed: "Our work here is done."

By Dec. 10, 2013

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Crave Ep. 149: Is that a drum in your pants or...?

Imagine walking around with an entire band in your pants. DrumPants embed more than 100 sounds right into your clothing, turning you into a musical instrument.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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Hackers target Westboro Baptist Church after Newtown threat

After church leaders announce plans to protest at site of school massacre, Anonymous posts the personal information for dozens of members of the extremist group, including names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers.

By Dec. 16, 2012

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Your latest trend, kids: Selfies with homeless people

The SelfiesWithHomelessPeople Tumblr feed makes the SelfiesAtFunerals feed seem like art.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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Smile for the dictionary: 'Selfie' is 2013 word of the year

The Oxford English Dictionaries observed a five-fold increase in the use of the word this year and awarded it an honored place in the current lexicon.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Crave Ep. 144: DARPA wants to put an implant in your brain

DARPA has announced a $70 million project to put implants in human brains. Plus, we check out the greatest job resume ever, and buyers hate the gold iPhone 5S!

By Nov. 1, 2013

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The 404 1,347: Where we can't just be the two stooges (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: how "The Simpsons" inspired the iPhone keyboard, crowdfunding your own funeral, Grand Theft Auto V cheats, and who exactly is keeping Best Buy on life support!

By Sep. 20, 2013