Author Archives: mrjoe
Composers, novelists and film directors try to end on a high. Restaurants keen to manipulate their online reviews have found a similar trick. Source: Tim Harford — Article — How the sense of an ending shapes memory
A great piece on ethics, psychology and digital design. I’m an expert on how technology hijacks our psychological vulnerabilities. That’s why I spent the last three years as Google’s Design Ethicist caring about how to design things in a way … Continue reading
Jon Hensley looks at real-world examples to illustrate psychology principles in use so that you can begin to use them in your own designs. Source: Improve Your Designs With The Principles Of Similarity And Proximity (Part 1) – Smashing Magazine
Source: Twenty Cognitive Biases That Could Be Helping You Make Bad Decisions | IFLScience
A good, in-depth look at the psychology of reading E-readers and tablets are becoming more popular as such technologies improve, but research suggests that reading on paper still boasts unique advantages Source: The Reading Brain in the Digital Age: The … Continue reading
A basic AI algorithm. Very neat.
Source: Architectures brief love affair with psychology is overdue a revival