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Pope to young people: Get off the Web

Speaking to 50,000 German youngsters, the pontiff suggested that kids today spend too much time on futile activities, such as the Internet and TV.

By August 6, 2014

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'Pope Alarm' alerts pope-arazzi when smoke turns white

Not following the live Vatican smoke cam? Sign up online to get instantly notified via text or e-mail when the next pontiff is picked.

By March 12, 2013

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Vatican reactivates pope's @Pontifex Twitter account

The pope's Twitter handle is live again as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio steps up to lead the Catholic Church and sends his first tweet.

By March 13, 2013

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Pope's tweets dissolved

Last week, the Vatican announced that the pope's postings to Twitter would end upon his official retirement day. His tweets have been summarily removed.

By February 28, 2013

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NSA says nope to spying on pope

The agency says in a statement that a report in an Italian magazine that it "has targeted" the Vatican is false.

By October 30, 2013

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#askpontifex meme takes off before pope's first tweet

Questions for the pontiff range from earnest to rude and cover a wide spectrum of topics from faith to "The Cosby Show."

By December 5, 2012

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Cut your time in purgatory by following pope on Twitter

If you need an indulgence for your sins, follow the pontiff at Catholic World Youth Day. But your click should come from the heart.

By July 16, 2013

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Lawyer offers popefrancis.com to pope

A Chicago lawyer bought the domain popefrancis.com on a whim in 2010. Now he's offering to put it on the pope's collection plate.

By March 16, 2013

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By March 13, 2013

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After resigning from papacy, Pope leaves Twitter

According to Vatican Radio, Pope Benedict XVI's time on Twitter will come to a close when he ends his reign as Pope next week.

By February 22, 2013