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handedness

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Tool-wielding crows are left- or right-beaked: Here's why

The super-smart New Caledonian crow tends to tip its head to one particular side when it is wielding tools. Researchers have figured out why.

By December 4, 2014

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My only iPhone 6 regret: Battery life

Living with the iPhone 6, part 5, Scott Stein finds there's only one thing he really envies about the larger 6 Plus...and it's not the bigger screen.

By September 25, 2014

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Which ear you hold your cell phone to may reveal brain dominance

Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit say that, similar to handedness, most people who hold their cell phones to their left ear are right-hemisphere dominant and vice versa.

By May 17, 2013

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New tablet app could diagnose concussions on the sidelines

Harvard's Wyss Institute unveils an application that involves a stylus and simple tracing exercise to rapidly assess neuromuscular performance in a doc's office or at the scene of an injury.

By February 18, 2013

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MRI as potential diagnostic tool for autism

Medical researchers at the University of Utah are using MRI to identify areas in the brains of people with autism that do not communicate properly.

By October 18, 2010

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Bière et un film: Stella Artois and The Auteurs offer free classics

Sacré bleu! Stella Artois is offering seven classic films of the French New Wave to watch online completely free. Don your shades, spark a Gauloise, affect bored indifference, and enjoy

By December 15, 2009

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The traits of people with computer-like memories

People with so-called super-autobiographical memories appear to share certain traits--left-handedness, for example.

By March 17, 2009

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Get a new PC ready for everyday use

Install security software, clear out the clutter, restore your data, and customize Windows' appearance to your liking.

By March 9, 2009

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Is it time for a left-handed MacBook?

Apparently, there are people out there who get very upset that all the MacBook's ports are on the left-hand side.

By January 10, 2009

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Hate the RIAA? Buy a 'Free Jammie' thong

As accused file sharer tries to raise money for legal fees, she takes to selling bibs, boxers, and other merchandise bearing her new logo.

By October 29, 2007