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behaviour

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Long-term study finds video games linked to aggressive behaviour in children

A three-year study has found that long-term participation in violent video games may increase violent thoughts and behaviour in children.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Bad online behaviour relies on group acceptance

It's not exactly news that anonymity causes some to feel they have carte blanche to behave badly online; but new research suggests overall group attitudes can change this.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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Foursquare wants to change your behaviour (but only in a positive way)

Forget all that boozing and slouching. Social location service Foursquare wants you to run marathons and be nicer to your friends, according to its mobile boss Holger Luedorf.

By Feb. 15, 2011

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Bebo and CEOP push the button on suspect behaviour

Bebo has added a button that allows kids to seek help from and report suspect behaviour to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre

By Nov. 18, 2009

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Nissan Eporo robots exhibit fishy behaviour

At the CEATEC electronics trade show in Japan last week, Nissan showed off Eporo, a robotic car that not only mimics the behaviour of fish, but also manages to be very cute too.

7 Images Oct. 12, 2009

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Nikon Coolpix S500: Model behaviour

The Nikon Coolpix S500 is a 7.1-megapixel compact camera with a zippy scroll wheel and a cool optical image stabilisation system, all packed into a fashionable model-slim frame

By Jul. 9, 2007

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Google cracks down on dodgy Android apps

Google has updated its Developer Program Policy to crack down on app behaviour around in-app payments, advertising and spyware.

By Mar. 30, 2014

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Why the T. rex had teeny tiny arms

New paleontological research has discovered the reason why the Tyrannosaurus Rex didn't need bigger arms.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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Video games may cause aggression based on difficulty, not violence

A study finds that video games may cause aggressive behaviour, but the trigger isn't violent content, it's frustration.

By Apr. 10, 2014