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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 Jul. 16, 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 Jul. 14, 2008

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Before Day of Atonement, confess sins to a digital goat

The Web site eScapegoating lets you anonymously share your sins with the digital world. It's like PostSecret for the Yom Kippur set.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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The Web can make you lose your religion, study says

Research published in the MIT Technology Review offers that there seems a direct link between increased use of the Internet and a decline in religious dedication.

By Apr. 6, 2014

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A rabbi and a robot walk into a Hanukkah party...

Traditional Jewish symbolism gets a sci-fi twist as Isaac the robot helps light a San Francisco public menorah on the seventh night of Hanukkah.

By Dec. 3, 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 Jul. 30, 2013

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Should you let your lover spy on your iPhone messages?

There's little worse than leaving your iPhone unattended and wondering if your significant other is sniffing around it. There is, apparently, a way to find out. But where do you draw the line between love and privacy?

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Facebook status change reveals new husband has old wife

A woman marries a man in Australia and changes her relationship status. She receives a message from her husband's, well, wife.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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BlackBerry is the phone people want least, survey says

A strange or innovative (depending on your perspective) survey by Raymond James asks consumers which phone they would never, ever buy. BlackBerry is a resounding winner.

By Apr. 11, 2013

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Tech firms ask Congress for U.S. visa expansion

H-1B visas remain a bone of contention for tech companies crying out for skilled workers -- or are they just looking for cheap labor?

By Apr. 11, 2013