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WhatsApp banned in Iran because Zuckerberg is Jewish?

Calling the Facebook CEO (and new owner of WhatsApp) an “American Zionist,” an Iranian censor blocks the popular messaging app.

By May 6, 2014

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3D scanning deciphers ancient Hebrew scroll

A fragile scroll discovered in 1970 on the western shore of the Dead Sea has finally been deciphered, revealing it to be part of a Torah scroll.

By July 20, 2015

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Tweets by new 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah come back to haunt him

The comedian's tweets about Jewish kids and "fat chicks" from several years ago reemerge after he steps into the spotlight as new host of "The Daily Show."

By March 31, 2015

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Apps to help you prepare for Passover

This year, the Jewish holiday Passover begins April 3. The first night of the holiday is traditionally celebrated with a Seder. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of apps to help your family learn about and prepare for this special time of year.

By April 1, 2015

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The fascinating story of the man who invented stereo (and pioneered TV and radar too)

Honoured at the famous Abbey Road Studios, Alan Dower Blumlein pioneered all kinds of technologies before his untimely death during a top-secret wartime mission.

By April 1, 2015

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The best apps to beat loneliness on Valentine's Day

There are mobile apps for everything, including quite a few that help you meet people. It's time to swallow your pride and try online dating.

By February 12, 2015

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Eerie drone video flies over Auschwitz 70 years later

The largest of the German Nazi extermination camps is the subject of new footage captured by a drone flying over the facility.

By February 1, 2015

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Great last-minute gifts you can print

No time left to shop? No worries. Here are four seriously sweet gift options you can deliver right from your printer.

By December 24, 2014

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I streamed 'The Interview' and now I need some eggnog

It's the film that got North Korea's goat and turned Sony Pictures inside-out. Crave's Anthony Domanico streams it to see if it's worth the fuss.

By December 24, 2014

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Ralph Baer, father of home video game console, dies at 92

Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.

By December 7, 2014