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psychology

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Being ignored on Facebook is psychological hell

Researchers in Australia believe that those who don't get immediate feedback on social media suffer from a lack of belonging and a general despair. Well, of course.

By May. 11, 2014

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The psychology of Android vs iOS

Why do we get so passionate about our operating systems? Adventures in Tech explores the psychology that fuels smart phone fandom.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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iOS vs. Android: The psychology that fuels the phone wars (video)

With the help of a psychology pro, Adventures in Tech explains why we get so fiercely competitive about our operating systems.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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The psychology of healthcare reform

NICs, PUFs, PICs and NUFs--these funny-sounding acronyms hold some truths about the psychological reasons that people react so strongly to the healthcare reform debate.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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The psychology behind open source and gaming

It's no accident that people engage with games and software in a way to makes them feel like part of the group. Complex psychology is behind the development of communities.

By Sep. 15, 2008

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Psychological profiling on the Web

Security researchers are devising a way to monitor people's online moods in real time, bringing privacy concerns with social networks to a whole new level.

By Aug. 21, 2008

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The psychology of Silicon Valley wealth

In Silicon Valley, even multimillionaires don't feel rich. One "escapee" from the Bay Area reminds us that there are other options.

By Aug. 6, 2007

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Why iOS 8 is the next step in Apple's master plan

iOS 8 appears to show Apple taking a more relaxed, open approach, but in fact the new software paves the way for even more control. CNET's Adventures in Tech explains how.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Galaxy S5: How Galaxy made Samsung a tech superpower

As the Galaxy S5 becomes official, Adventures in Tech explores how Samsung built its vast, Galactic empire.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Xbox: How Microsoft cracked gaming (video)

It was little more than a PC in a box, but the Xbox shot Microsoft to the forefront of the console race. Adventures in Tech examines how Microsoft found its cool.

By May. 6, 2014