Why Does the Media Promote Chaos?
Why does mainstream media portray an unstable and chaotic society? Let's take a look at their tactics
American journalism is collapsing before our eyes
Donald Trump may or may not fix his campaign, and Hillary Clinton may or may not become the first female president. But something else happening before our eyes is almost as important: the complete co...
'Pokemon Go' Player Finds Body Near Holocaust Memorial In NH
A "Pokemon Go" player found a body Thursday afternoon in a brook in Nashua, New Hampshire, according to authorities.
June, 24-A Strange Case of Dancing Mania Struck Germany Six Centuries Ago Today
Six-hundred and forty two years ago today, citizens in the German city of Aachen started to pour out of their houses and into the streets where they began to writhe and whirl uncontrollably. This was ...
Large-Scale Conspiracies Would Quickly Reveal Themselves, Equations Show
If you’re thinking of creating a massive conspiracy, you may be better scaling back your plans, according to an Oxford University researcher.While we can all keep a secret, a study by Dr David Robert ...
Are we in another tech-stock bubble?
The Nasdaq-100 surged to an all-time high this week, sending a chill through investors with vivid memories of the dot-com bust 15 years ago that wiped out trillions of dollars in wealth. Does the rece...
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INSIDE FASHION WEEK New York Fashion Week By THE NEW YORK TIMES On-the-ground, around-the-clock dispatches from the spring 2016 shows, brought to you by the editors of Styles and T.The end is nigh. ...
World's 19 Highest Paid Models: Most Worked For Victoria's Secret
Being beautiful means big bucks. Iconic supermodel Linda Evangelista once said that "I don't get out of bed for less than $10,000 a day," and it looks like nothing has changed in modelling world. Mode...
Beauty
The art of appearing effortless is a repeated theme throughout this Spring/Summer Collection 2016. Patterns and colors, chess and pois we saw in May earlier this year here continued with an air of be...
Market bubbles are driven by the impulse to predict each other’s behavior, says new research – Quartz
Five years on from Lehman Brothers's collapse and “where did it all go wrong?” analysis is all the rage. Answers have varied: poor regulation, malicious bankers, dozy politicians, greedy homeowners, a...
Swarm intelligence - Incremental Social Learning in Swarm Intelligence Algorithms for Optimization
Video presentation of the keynote presentation delivered by Marco A. Montes de Oca at the 2011 International Joint Conference on Computational Intelligence (...
Attention
Attention is the behavioral and cognitive process of selectively concentrating on a discrete aspect of information, whether deemed subjective or objective, while ignoring other perceivable information...
Attention - Wikipedia
Economic bubbles
An economic bubble (sometimes referred to as a speculative bubble, a market bubble, a price bubble, a financial bubble, a speculative mania or a balloon) is "trade in high volumes at prices that are c...
Interaction technique
An interaction technique, user interface technique or input technique is a combination of hardware and software elements that provides a way for computer users to accomplish a single task. For example...
Interaction technique - Wikipedia
Information overload
Information overload (also known as infobesity or infoxication) refers to the difficulty a person can have understanding an issue and making decisions that can be caused by the presence of too much in...
Gary Berntson
Gary Berntson (born 1945) is professor at Ohio State University with appointments in the departments of psychology, psychiatry and pediatrics. He is an expert in psychophysiology, neuroscience, biolog...
Human–computer interaction
Human–computer interaction (HCI) researches the design and use of computer technology, focusing particularly on the interfaces between people (users) and computers. Researchers in the field of HCI bot...
'Pokemon Go' Player Finds Body Near Holocaust Memorial In NH
A "Pokemon Go" player found a body Thursday afternoon in a brook in Nashua, New Hampshire, according to authorities.
Are we in another tech-stock bubble?
The Nasdaq-100 surged to an all-time high this week, sending a chill through investors with vivid memories of the dot-com bust 15 years ago that wiped out trillions of dollars in wealth. Does the rece...
Snipview
INSIDE FASHION WEEK New York Fashion Week By THE NEW YORK TIMES On-the-ground, around-the-clock dispatches from the spring 2016 shows, brought to you by the editors of Styles and T.The end is nigh. ...
Australian property market
In the late 2000s, housing prices in Australia, relative to average incomes, were among the highest in the world, prompting speculation that the country was experiencing a real estate bubble, like man...
Australian property market - Wikipedia
Media transparency
Media transparency is the concept of determining how and why information is conveyed through various means.As used in the humanities, the topic of media transparency implies openness and accountabilit...
Media transparency - Wikipedia
Media regulation
Media regulation is the control or guidance of mass media by governments and other bodies. This regulation, via law, rules or procedures, can have various goals, for example intervention to protect a ...
Multi-touch
In computing, multi-touch refers to the ability of a surface (a trackpad or touchscreen) to recognize the presence of more than one or more than two points of contact with the surface. This plural-poi...
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Gifts
A gift or a present is an item given to someone without the expectation of payment. The gifted item should not be owned by the recipient. Although gift-giving might involve an expectation of reciproci...
Jewish guilt
Jewish guilt is a term used to identify the supposed guilt felt by some Jews. Currently, Jewish guilt is often a source of Jewish humor, but sometimes leads to self-hate among some Jews.
Regulatory capture
Regulatory capture is a form of political corruption that occurs when a regulatory agency, created to act in the public interest, instead advances the commercial or special concerns of interest groups...