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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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The season you're born in affects your moodiness, study says

Hungarian research suggests that those born in the summer are moodier adults than those born in the winter.

By October 19, 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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Siri, an autistic boy's best friend

A writer describes how her 13-year-old son seems to talk with Apple's digital assistant more easily than with her. Can technology design virtual humans as we'd wish real ones were?

By October 19, 2014

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Microsoft aims to fix trackpad behavior in Windows 8.1

A joint effort with Intel, Synaptics, and Elan will try to correct some of the limitations in today's trackpads for Windows 8 notebooks.

By July 3, 2013