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behavior

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Facebook is always trying to alter people's behavior, says former data scientist

Facebook's Data Science team reportedly has run hundreds of experiments without people's knowledge.

By July 2, 2014

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Mutant star's behavior baffles astronomers

A giant star in the Canis Majoris constellation isn't acting like itself, and scientists are doing their best to figure out why.

By June 4, 2014

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Firefox extension modifies click behavior of Ctrl, Alt, Shift keys

Or Command, Option, and Shift keys on OS X.

By May 9, 2014

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Apple aims to keep your iPhone juiced based on your behavior

Two freshly-published patent filings describe technologies that could conserve your iPhone's battery power based on how and when you use it.

By March 20, 2014

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Correction: Gamer behavior

A previous version of this story referenced the first study conducted by the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University. It has been updated to report on the second, more recent study.

By February 28, 2014

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Improve Firefox tab behavior with Tab Deque

Add-on opens new tabs next to the current tab and makes it easy to toggle back and forth between two tabs.

By February 27, 2014

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How to change Caps Lock key behavior in OS X

If you never use your Caps Lock key in OS X, you can disable or even repurpose it.

By September 11, 2013

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Google strikes back at News Corp.'s antitrust complaint to EU

Amid a tangle with EU regulators over how it displays search results, Google gets into a war of words with Rupert Murdoch's media giant.

By September 25, 2014

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Should Uber and Lyft keep passenger ratings secret?

Beware passengers: don't vomit, drink beer or annoy your drivers. Drivers are rating you -- and no, in most cases, you can't see what that score is.

By September 25, 2014

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Smartphone app knows when you're feeling blue

A newly developed smartphone app collects and analyses various data to predict when you're feeling depressed, stressed or lonely.

By September 22, 2014