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Facebook faces UK scrutiny over mood manipulation study

The UK data protection watchdog wants to know whether any UK laws were violated by the social network's manipulation of users' news feeds.

By July 1, 2014

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Facebook's emotion manipulation study faces added scrutiny

It appears the social network's Data Use Policy has changed since the criticized study was conducted. Still, the company maintains the research was done to improve services.

By June 30, 2014

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EA's Dungeon Keeper is mired in IAP and shady review manipulation

EA's remake of the Peter Molyneux classic for mobile represents some of the more unscrupulous tactics mobile gaming has to offer.

By February 9, 2014

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How to manipulate multiple tabs in Chrome or Firefox

You can move, close, and pin multiple tabs in Chrome in certain instances, while an extension for Firefox adds this functionality.

By January 28, 2014

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Manipulative kids now posting holiday wish lists online

In order, perhaps, to pressure their parents unduly, teens are now posting their holiday wish lists for all to see. Oh, and their biggest shopping influence is, sigh, Taylor Swift.

By December 5, 2013

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Throwable iRobot 110 recon bot gets sensors, manipulator

The FirstLook rover is augmented with tools like a thermal camera and sensors to detect radiation or chemical and biological agents.

By October 24, 2013

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Samsung again accused of manipulating benchmarks

Arstechnica provides persuasive evidence that Samsung is artificially boosting the speed of its new Galaxy Note 3 in popular benchmarking software.

By October 1, 2013

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Photoshop CS6 puts photo manipulation on steroids

A content-aware move tool lets people move even complicated objects around an image, with Photoshop handling the hard part.

By February 15, 2012

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Apple warns developers who manipulate App Store rankings

Company says developers who artificially manipulate App Store rankings or work with third parties to do so will have their Apple Developer Program membership revoked.

By February 7, 2012

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Optical nanotweezers can isolate, manipulate viruses

Engineers at Harvard say the device, which they reveal in Nature Communications, uses light from a laser to trap nanoparticles such as viruses and study them more closely.

By September 26, 2011