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Study: Young adults haven't warmed up to Twitter

In spite of all the press, only 22 percent of 18- to 24-year-olds questioned in a survey say they use the microblogging service.

By June 1, 2009


Study: DRM makes pirates of us all

In Cambridge professor's report, she lays out the effect DRM restrictions have--namely, that people are driven to download illegally.

By May 29, 2009


Prison-style Study Ball keeps students shackled to desk

The Study Ball is a prison-style ball and chain with a built-in timer that you program to keep track of study time. Call it xtreme studying.

By May 21, 2009


Google conducting Netbook usability study

Future Google applications might have Netbooks in mind following the results of a usability study to be conducted next week in the Bay Area.

By May 8, 2009


Study: Bioelectricity bests biofuels on miles per acre

Researchers find that using crop land to make electricity to power a plug-in electric vehicle is more efficient and less polluting than running a comparable car with ethanol.

By May 8, 2009


Women more affected by ID fraud, study finds

Survey finds that more women report identity fraud, but they also do more to protect themselves afterward.

By May 7, 2009


Study: E-waste build-up will plateau by 2015

Recycling efforts will increase and eventually catch up to the rate at which we're producing electronic junk.

By May 6, 2009


Study: Electric cars not as green as you think

Electric cars in Germany could pollute more than gasoline cars, and the grid there could collapse if everyone charges at the same time, a report concludes.

By May 1, 2009


Study: 'I want my Internet on TV'

A study by the Consumer Electronics Association finds that about half of prospective TV buyers say they are likely to purchase an Internet-connected TV.

By April 29, 2009


Study: P2P thieves buy more music

Music pirates may turn out to be the industry's best customers, as a Norwegian study shows. Should we simply acknowledge that piracy may precede purchase?

By April 21, 2009