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poems

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Bot or not? Try to tell a human poet from a computer

The Bot or Not Web site, called a "Turing test for poetry," lets users guess whether poems have been penned by a human or an algorithm. It's not always easy.

By March 10, 2014

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NASA wants to send your best haiku... to Mars

Crave's Eric Mack has one to kick things off, and he'll send your rejected poems to Mars (not that Mars) on his own dime.

By May 3, 2013

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All the New York Times news that's fit to print -- in haiku

A NYT software architect gets creative and crafts an algorithm that turns select articles into short poems. For news junkies, this could be a real time-saver.

By April 3, 2013

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Edgar Allan Poe's deliciously creepy storybook app

This animated and interactive collection features four of the writer's stories and poems. It's a feast for the senses, but missing key elements.

By July 9, 2012

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Hire a PayPal poet without anyone knowing it

A new PayPal service lets you order a custom-written poem for your paramour just in time for Valentine's Day. Crave writer Michael Franco tells you all about it in partial verse.

By February 7, 2014

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Metromantics

The underground is not only an object of affection but also its catalyst. As reported by The Australian, a recent study commissioned by the Paris Transport Authority ("L'Amour Mobile" - why studies in French sound better than poems in English is another t

By December 31, 2008

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Come together: Rogue amplifier fuses the best of old and new tech

Straight out of Brodheadsville, Pa. comes an amp that uses vacuum tubes and Class D technology: the Rogue Sphinx is one of the sweetest amps around.

By February 12, 2014

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Tank Girl crashes Kickstarter for brand new book

Jamie Hewlett and Alan Martin have taken to Kickstarter for a brand-new, 100-page Tank Girl hardcover also featuring the work of six other brilliant indie artists.

By March 31, 2014