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Study finds online gamers aren't antisocial basement dwellers

After observing the behaviors of thousands of gamers, with a focus on MMORPGs, researchers conclude that loners are the outliers, not the norm.

By March 28, 2014

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Kobe, Lakers, and Dwight Howard: Antisocial media

The minute Dwight Howard decides to leave the Lakers for Houston, he is unfollowed on Twitter by Kobe Bryant. Then an Instagram account purporting to be that of the Lakers' Jodie Meeks posts a pic of Howard as a woman.

By July 6, 2013

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'Hell is Other People': Anti-social media to keep you alone

Need a break from your Foursquare friends? Web app dubbed "an experiment in anti-social media" creates safe zones to help you avoid them.

By June 17, 2013

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Goodbye world, hello personal isolation pod

Time out! This futuristic-looking isolation chamber is perfect for things like chilling out and boozing up. Just the thing to get some quality alone time.

By June 18, 2014

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Use Cloak to avoid social-network frenemies in real life

The iPhone application, which bills itself as an antisocial network, alerts you when flagged Instagram and Foursquare "friends" are close by.

By March 19, 2014

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Reality check on Facebook's Oculus shift

[commentary] Facebook says that its purchase of Oculus is a long bet on the future. And that wager on virtual reality is rooted in the actual reality of the social network's past and present.

By April 7, 2014

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Facebook's Oculus vision: Fact or fiction?

With the purchase of Oculus, Mark Zuckerberg is predicting that VR will usher in the next era of social networking, but as developers try to build these experiences, experts remain skeptical.

By March 28, 2014

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When Internet trolls attack: A view from the receiving end

One well-known science site recently turned off reader comments due to trolls and spambots. The host of CNET TV show Rumor Has It, who has dealt with her share of online abuse, ponders the move.

By September 26, 2013

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Final drive: Taking the E92 BMW M3 around the Nurburgring

The E92 BMW M3 is dead, so why not give it a proper send off around the world's best-known toll road?

By August 17, 2013

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How Google Glass may change the NFL

Oakland Raiders punter Chris Kluwe believes you can play football and wear Google's fascinating glasses. He's already been using them at practice. What next? Linebackers wearing them? Probably.

By August 2, 2013