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Get over your ex with Facebook, Adele and robot cats

Breaking up is hard to do, but Facebook wants to help. Bridget Carey offers other ways to ease the pain, including Adele's latest album, which could make history with CD shipments. What year is it?

There are many ways to get over a breakup. One option you may not have considered: robot cats.

In this CNET Update, learn what Facebook is doing to ease the pain of changing your relationship status back to single. And after you sort through the social media drama, have a good cry with Adele's new album "25" -- but not on Apple Music or Spotify. In fact, Adele's album could make history with CD shipments. The record holder for most CDs shipped for an album launch is *NSYNC's "No Strings Attached" in 2000:

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Also in this news roundup, learn about the features added to the Google Fit app, and how Amazon wants to help you create the next award-winning screenplay with a free script-writing app.

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Get over your ex with Facebook, Adele and robot cats