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loneliness

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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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Loneliness narrows the uncanny valley

Starved for a little social contact? The face of a robot or doll will seem more alive to you than to someone with a brimming social life.

By September 8, 2014

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The more women post on Facebook, the lonelier they are, study says

A study finds that women who put more of their favorite books and movies -- and their relationship status -- out for public viewing on Facebook are also more lonely.

By May 26, 2014

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Why a speed-loving techie loves slow-moving train travel

Commentary: A slow rail journey from Albuquerque to New York City gives Crave writer Amanda Kooser plenty of time to contemplate how trains fit into a world where so many people prize velocity.

By April 27, 2015

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Man meets boy online, and provocative short film follows their story

Is it ever OK for a grown man to chat with a young stranger online? "Windscreenwiperman" doesn't have any answers, but it sure raises a lot of questions.

By March 24, 2015

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For the lonely golfer, new site aims to offer links

Created by a former pro golfer, Forelinx not only allows you to book tee times, but also aims to help you find nice people to play with.

By January 25, 2015

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iPhone noodle bowl dock frees your hands, fights loneliness

The 'Anti-Loneliness Ramen Bowl' also doubles as a sound amplifier.

By February 13, 2013

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Watch the CGI penguin Brits are losing their minds over

"It's officially Christmas," says one teary-eyed Tweeter -- watch the John Lewis ad that has become a British Christmas tradition.

By November 6, 2014

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Meet the robot actor starring in a play inspired by Kafka

Up-and-coming android performer Repliee S1 stars alongside well-known French actors in a piece based on Franz Kafka's absurdist classic "The Metamorphosis."

By October 22, 2014

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Anti-loneliness ramen bowl invites your phone to dinner

The anti-loneliness ramen bowl is here to hold your smartphone at the ready and offer you a warm bowl of soupy comfort at the same time.

By January 18, 2013