If kill switches became standard in all phones, consumers could save big on replacement phones and insurance coverage, according to a researcher from Creighton University.
For the first time, researchers have examined jealousy in our canine companions. The results will surprise very few.
Nielsen finds nearly half of the consumers it surveyed like using quick response codes on their phones to buy things in stores.
After the social network altered the news feeds of nearly 700,000 users without telling them, Sen. Mark R. Warner wants to know if there should be oversight on these types of experiments.
Commentary: Even the journal that published the results of Facebook's manipulation of news feeds has expressed concern. But Facebook seems to be saying "Come on, stop complaining."
Research shows most men don't like to let their minds wander. They need to be doing something -- even something horrible.
The UK data protection watchdog wants to know whether any UK laws were violated by the social network's manipulation of users' news feeds.
The FutureBrand Top 100 Index asks "informed consumers" to rate brands. Google comes first. Apple is beaten even by Microsoft.
That controversial research into how posts affect users' emotions is just latest in a long line of privacy flaps -- and apologies -- for the social networking giant.
It appears the social network's Data Use Policy has changed since the criticized study was conducted. Still, the company maintains the research was done to improve services.