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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 rabbi, the robot, and the giant menorah (pictures)

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.

8 Images By Dec. 4, 2013

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Steve Jobs responsible for i-i-i Generation, says chief rabbi

Britain's chief rabbi says Apple's co-founder helped create a selfish culture. He says that Jobs "came down from the mountain with two tablets."

By Nov. 20, 2011

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Man buys cheap desk on Craigslist, finds $98,000 inside

A Connecticut man snags an online shopping bargain for under $200 and then actually returns the small fortune he discovers inside.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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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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Fund this: Breathometer turns your smartphone into a breathalyzer

This Indiegogo campaign hopes to bring a small, keychain-friendly blood-alcohol meter to market. Just plug it into your phone and blow.

By Mar. 13, 2013

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Google and robots: The future just got a lot closer

Don't look for an Android-powered Wall-E anytime soon, but Google's recent move toward robotics signals a big momentum shift getting under way.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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'Telephonetto' stays both smart and kosher

The Telephonetto has a camera and audio player, but turns off videos and Web access to help religious Jewish teens resist digital temptation.

By Sep. 6, 2012

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Socialcam closes hole that enabled accidental sharing

The popular video-sharing app responds to complaint from privacy advocate.

By May. 17, 2012

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France criminalizes citizens who visit terrorist and hate Web sites

After a self-described extremist went on a hate crime-fueled killing spree, President Sarkozy announces it is now illegal to frequent Web sites that promote terrorism or hate.

By Mar. 22, 2012