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psychopaths

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Great news! Engineers aren't psychopaths (but CEOs are)

You might wonder which professions have the greatest proportion of psychopaths. Well, according to one book, engineers are nowhere on the list. Until they become CEOs, that is.

By November 2, 2013

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How your tweets may prove you're a psychopath

Scientists believe that using words like "die" and "bury" on Twitter indicate that you might have very difficult tendencies.

By August 27, 2012

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The site that might help you sleep with a psychopath

Airbedandbreakfast.com is a site that encourages people to host and to stay at ordinary people's houses when they're traveling.

By August 26, 2008

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How real are cinema psychos? New study finds out

Fictional characters Gordon Gekko and Anton Chigurh top the list of realistic psychopaths, research says, while classic characters like Norman Bates may not be as true to the clinical definition.

By January 2, 2014

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OKCupid stakeout finds men prefer women who cheat

A fascinating experiment suggests that man predominantly use dating Web sites to hook up and prefer women who admit they're cheating. The reverse experiment has very different results.

By August 13, 2013

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Sean Parker on his wedding, redwoods, and death threats

Things have been a bit crazy since Parker's controversial multimillion-dollar nuptials in an old-growth forest on the California Coast. He talks with CNET's Paul Sloan about being the Internet's punching bag.

By June 14, 2013

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Is that zombie game good for your moral compass?

A new kind of computer game lets players kill, or help, each other, giving gamers a mirror to examine their morals.

By June 7, 2014

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BOL 1035: Gadget of the year 2006

CNET's Donald Bell previewed the Zune HD and it brought him tears of joy. But the rest of us think it's about three years too late. We also debate the need for Google to get into the video codec game and whether you need a Pico projector in your camera.

By August 5, 2009

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Gaming linked to weapon-carrying in girls?

A study suggests that, in general, recreational gaming is mostly harmless, particularly in boys. However, in some girls, gaming was linked to both serious fighting and carrying a weapon to school.

By November 19, 2010

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Call of Duty Elite subscription service to headshot your direct debit

The Call of Duty franchise is to introduce a subscription service called Call of Duty Elite, which will offer map packs and extra online features for gamers willing to stump up a monthly fee.

By May 31, 2011