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asperger's syndrome


Asperger's study asks: Are hackers cognitively different?

Hackers are frequently assumed to have Asperger's syndrome. Psychologists set out to see if this assumption might be true and studied HOPE and Defcon attendees over 10 years.

By September 7, 2012


Ryan Cleary, alleged hacker, has Asperger's, lawyer says

The 19-year-old, said to be connected to the LulzSec hacking group, remains in custody after bail was granted. His lawyer says Cleary also has agoraphobia, the BBC reports.

By June 25, 2011


New test helps diagnose 'sudden death syndrome'

The Viskin Test, named after a Tel Aviv University cardiologist, is easier, faster, and far less expensive than other screenings, according to new research.

By April 22, 2011


Facebook crowdsourcing gives lonely boy 1.4 million friends

For a surprise birthday gift, a Michigan mom creates a Facebook page to show her son -- who has Asperger syndrome -- that he can have friends all over the world.

By February 12, 2014


'Toasted Skin Syndrome': Are laptop users at risk?

The condition, doctors say, arises when people rest a hot laptop on their laps for an extended period of time. Sounds ridiculous, but recent cases suggest it's no joke.

By October 4, 2010


Latest tech ailment: 'Mouse rage syndrome'

Researchers say ailment, affecting cardio functions and immune and nervous system, is caused by poorly designed sites.

By December 20, 2006


Alleged NASA hacker loses another appeal

British Home Secretary Jacqui Smith holds firm, so despite being diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, Gary McKinnon still faces extradition to the U.S..

By October 14, 2008


Whatever happened to carpal tunnel syndrome?

Remember when carpal tunnel syndrome was looking to be the big bad wolf that would blow down the IT industry with a gust of wrist injuries? Well, it has not panned out.

By March 9, 2008


Never shoot a vertical video with your iPhone again

Know someone who suffers from Vertical Video Syndrome? Gift them this app and help them shake the bad habit!

By January 16, 2014


MacBook, MacBook Pro update 1.1 doesn't fix first-letter-missing syndrome

issing first letters continue...

By December 21, 2007