An intersection of cognitive psychology and other behavioral disciplines with observations about technology. New submissions should contain both (1) a bit of empirical data and (2) a lot of serious thinking.
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The psychology of giving
A data-journey for one word that goes both ways
What’s really universal about emotions?
Behavioral interventions should form part of reducing resource consumption, but the main game is still old-school incentives.
As a digital writer and marketer, it’s no secret that I love digital technology.
Scribbled by @TheSteveMcGarry
It’s all about habits and bridges.
How technology copes with human’s bias for natural?
Televised sport has gone stats-crazy; now we have to learn which we can trust
How and why to run your life like a start-up
How your mobile phone is helping you avoid traffic jams without you even knowing.
Papyrophobia; From Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (papuros), and -phobia, from φόβος (phobos, “fear”).
The effect of a default on religious education.
Why the new App ‘Secret’ is a masterfully engineered piece of addictive interaction design.
This outliner is perfect for blogging, notes, and more
Why Ego Depletion Costs You Money
On needing a novel metaphor for the web’s Endless Stream
A Driverless Car, Google Glass, Project Loon. These are just some of the projects being developed at Google X, Google’s semi-secret…
After 1 month I have come to some interesting conclusions about my Smartwatch. It can’t be all bad can it?
It is often hard to appreciate the extent to which new innovations will impact our future as a society as we’re all living through these…
The mental gymnastics of moral suasion, risk-taking, and buying organic
Rethinking the aging brain
The Meteoric Rise of Illegitimate Information, and Why Proper Reporting is Fukushima’d
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