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'Crowd Control,' part 13: An accidental tourist in a Utopian Mexico

Next in CNET's crowdsourced sci-fi novel, our heroic experimental quantum theorist comes to terms with where her long journey has taken her -- to a place that's an awful lot like Mexico City, but even more like heaven.

By June 1, 2016

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'Crowd Control,' part 11: Going through hell to get to heaven

In this installment of CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel, we pass through a border checkpoint on the way into a parallel universe.

By May 25, 2016

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'Crowd Control,' part 5: Who will make heaven great again?

In the latest chapter of CNET's crowdsourced novel, we eavesdrop on a conversation in what seems to be the afterlife. Things there might not be as perfect as you'd guess.

By May 13, 2016

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Doomsday revision predicts we won't make it to Thursday

The world was supposed to end in May 2011, according to one prophecy, unless that was really just the beginning of the end, in which case the end of the end is set for Wednesday.

By October 6, 2015

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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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Pebble credits fans for successfully nudging Apple to approve app

Technically Incorrect: The smartwatch maker claims its updated app was being kept in Apple's review purgatory. It pushes its fans to pressure Apple and is now claiming victory.

By June 5, 2015

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Microsoft's tablet OS isn't liked but lives on

Windows RT is in product purgatory. Not popular and nowhere to go. The problem is, ARM is everywhere.

By August 10, 2013

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Ep. 1310: Where it's love at first swipe

Today we'll expose a ring of identify thieves hijacking your personal data and using it to fill out fake online dating profiles, complete with your real name and photos! We'll also talk Tinder, purgatory, and the Pope.

By August 2, 2013

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The 404 1,310: Where it's love at first swipe (podcast)

Today we'll expose a ring of identify thieves hijacking your personal data and using it to fill out fake online dating profiles, complete with your real name and photos! We'll also talk Tinder, purgatory, and the Pope.

By July 30, 2013

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Fonolo lets you skip phone menu purgatory

Ever been stuck listening to a computer's voice telling you which buttons to press? Avoid that robotic hell with Fonolo.

By July 14, 2008