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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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Astronaut Scott Kelly talks about acid pee, sleep and fears in space

Ask this astronaut anything: Kelly reveals what life is like aboard the International Space Station in an interview on Reddit.

By January 29, 2016

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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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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

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Ep. 1335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen?

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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The 404 1,335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen? (podcast)

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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Don't worry, get Happier? This social network aims for the sunny side

The happiness-focused social network hopes to reorient the facets of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter that some say most foster loneliness and envy. Can it succeed?

By July 26, 2013

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Softbank's 300 year vision for making Sprint customers happy

Softbank has, well, a 300-year plan, some small details of which have fallen into my lap. The plan talks of death, loneliness, despair and, yes, happiness.

By October 15, 2012