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Holy photo! There are 2,000 rabbis in that selfie

Orthodox rabbis attending an annual conference take their traditional group picture the newfangled way, with a giant selfie stick, a wide-angle lens and a drone to capture the whole thing.

By November 24, 2014

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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 December 4, 2013

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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 December 3, 2013

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Oh dreidel, dreidel, dreidel, I printed you 3D

The 3D-printing craze has even hit dreidels? It's enough to make your head spin.

By December 22, 2014

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Better than air guitar! Now you can conduct the music on your phone

A new app called BrainWave claims to be the first to allow you to control your Spotify and Pandora music with hand gestures. You've always wanted that, right?

By October 9, 2014

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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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A superhero Sabbath? Comic-Con to host cosplay Shabbat

Where else but Comic-Con would you find Sonic Screwdrivers at a Sabbath table? A Shabbat "un-networking event" that got its start at SXSW comes to the massive geek-fest.

By July 21, 2014

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Rabbis call on Apple to ban anti-Semitic iTunes book

A group of European rabbis wants Apple to remove the long-running, anti-Semitic hoax known as "The Protocols of the Elders of Zion."

By August 15, 2012

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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 December 5, 2013

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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 November 12, 2013