A three-year study has found that long-term participation in violent video games may increase violent thoughts and behaviour in children.
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.
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.
Bebo has added a button that allows kids to seek help from and report suspect behaviour to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre
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.
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
New research has revealed that lab mice react differently to men and women, and this can influence test results.
Researchers at the University of Newcastle are exploring the computational abilities of praying mantis eyes by having them wear tiny 3D glasses.
It looks like a normal lamp ... but when you switch Pinokio on, it comes alive.
An adorable Arduino-controlled desk lamp comes to life like a real-world Luxo Jr. from Pixar. It can even flip its own switch on when it doesn't want to sleep.