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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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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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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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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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#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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Wired at the Western Wall, where smartphones heighten the holy

Even the ancient city of Jerusalem has been transformed by tech, as visitors to holy sites turn to mobile devices to reach out to God.

By August 26, 2014

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Quest to contact aliens interrupted by wildfires

In northern California, the SETI Institute has to shut down its systems because of wildfires near its telescope array.

By August 6, 2014

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Teens prefer YouTube stars to Hollywood celebs, survey says

If you're between 13 and 18, you're apparently more enamored of Smosh than Jennifer Lawrence.

By August 6, 2014