Cognitive Science


Ancient Turkish Whistling Language Uses Both Sides of the Brain

Ancient Turkish Whistling Language Uses Both Sides of the Brain

The findings challenge the perception only the left side of the brain comprehends languages....

Aug 18 2015, 5:22am CDT

Old World Monkey Oldest Skull Shows Small Brain

Old World Monkey Oldest Skull Shows Small Brain

Researchers have reconstructed the inside of a fossilized skeleton of a brain of an earlier species of a monkey found in 1997 w...

Jul 7 2015, 9:31am CDT

The Eye Tribe brings Eye Tracking to Smartwatches

The Eye Tribe Brings Eye Tracking to Smartwatches

The Eye Tribe demonstrated a smartwatch with eye tracking interface at the MWC 2015....

Mar 5 2015, 4:04am CST

Mitch Kapor's Next Killer App: Latino Entrepreneurship

@Kapor’s “Latin@s in Tech” was one of the best pre-events this year at SxSW Interactive.  Here’s why. History lesson for t...

Mar 7 2014, 3:51pm CST

Using Big Data And Game Play To Improve Mental Fitness

Using Big Data And Game Play To Improve Mental Fitness

By Bonnie Feldman This article was written together with Ellen M. Martin and Melinda Speckmann. Games have been part of human c...

Feb 21 2014, 6:41pm CST

Richard Florida: Economic Trends All Entrepreneurs Should Follow

Richard Florida: Economic Trends All Entrepreneurs Should Follow

Richard Florida wears many hats, including being an editor, professor, author and thought leader. He is currently a Senior Edit...

Feb 19 2014, 9:11pm CST

Behavioural Economics: Giving Insights to Help the Advertising Industry

Behavioural Economics: Giving Insights to Help the Advertising Industry

The idea that the advertising industry might benefit from a greater appreciation of economics is one of the oldest jibes around...

Feb 5 2014, 10:15am CST

How Creativity is Enhanced by Technology

How Creativity is Enhanced by Technology

I recently wrote a post about how marketers will need to learn to rely less on judgment and intuition in the era of big data. &...

Jan 28 2014, 3:17am CST

Will Your Eyes Replace Your Keyboard?

Will Your Eyes Replace Your Keyboard?

So much will soon be obsolete as the Age of Context changes how people and technology interact. Among the most imminent victims...

Jan 27 2014, 5:27am CST

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread

As a publisher, understanding the flow of information online is as important as a civil engineer understanding traffic congesti...

Jan 16 2014, 7:36am CST

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

Here’s the thing about Jason Silva, host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games: Off-camera, he’s exactly like you want h...

Jan 14 2014, 1:36pm CST

A Digital-Life Lesson: How Steve Jobs Almost Ruined Neil Young

A Digital-Life Lesson: How Steve Jobs Almost Ruined Neil Young

Neil Young played Carnegie Hall last week in a series of 4 critically acclaimed concerts. I was lucky enough to be at the secon...

Jan 13 2014, 8:01am CST

I4U news

5 Goals I'm Setting For My Business In 2014

We’re all guilty of it. We set our resolutions on the 31st of December, jazzed to make progress in our personal and professiona...

Jan 10 2014, 11:51am CST

Sick Of Sports: Why Rock Bands Are A Better Metaphor For Work Teams

Sick Of Sports: Why Rock Bands Are A Better Metaphor For Work Teams

Sports teams are the canonical metaphor for teamwork. We try to “pick winners” to score “slam dunks.” Team leaders “coach” team...

Jan 10 2014, 10:11am CST

Reading A Novel Could Physically Change Your Brain (But What Does That Mean?)

Reading A Novel Could Physically Change Your Brain (But What Does That Mean?)

It turns out that reading a novel can cause measurable changes in how connected portions of your brain are. That, at least, is...

Jan 5 2014, 6:01pm CST

Delight Your Customers By Giving Them What They Didn't Ask For

Delight Your Customers By Giving Them What They Didn't Ask For

When customers ask us for something, our first inclination is most likely to give it to them. Naturally, our goal is to deliver...

Jan 3 2014, 1:36pm CST

I4U news

12 Money Themes To Guide You Through The New Year

Forget about New Year’s resolutions. How about a New Year’s to-do list? Maybe it’s just a matter of semantics, but making a lis...

Dec 26 2013, 11:41am CST

Five Crazy Easy Tricks To Boost Your Memory

Five Crazy Easy Tricks To Boost Your Memory

If you think your memory is getting worse, you’re probably right. There’s considerable research that as we rely on technology f...

Dec 23 2013, 12:36pm CST

Augmented Reality: Expanding the User Experience

Augmented Reality: Expanding the User Experience

Augmented reality and mobile apps have met before, but some developers contend that the next encounters will produce an even mo...

Jul 10 2012, 1:48pm CDT

Vuzix and Metaio unveil CamAR and PhasAR augmented Reality Gear

Vuzix and Metaio unveil CamAR and PhasAR augmented Reality Gear

HMD maker Vuzix partners with metaio for a new augmented reality accessory kit for the Vuzix VR920 video glasses. Vuzix AR Acc...

Mar 25 2009, 11:57am CDT

3Dconnexion Survey Shows Productivity Improvements with its Products

3Dconnexion makes a line of 3D mice including desktop and portable versions. The mice are intended to improve productivity in d...

Jul 23 2008, 6:37am CDT