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Strange Way 'Clicking Here' May Be Good For Your Brain

| John Bohannon | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Don’t worry about watching all those cat videos on the Internet. You’re not wasting time when you are at your computer—you’re honing your fine...

How Technology Is Warping Your Memory

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Take a moment to think about the last time you memorized someone's phone number. Was it way back when, perhaps circa 2001? And when was the last time ...

WATCH: Could Your Brain Be Hacked?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.02.2013 | Science

Hackers can wreak havoc by taking control of your computer, or your bank account -- but what about your brain? In a new video from the popular You...

Kurzweil at Techonomy: Artificial Intelligence Is Empowering All of Humanity

Techonomy | Posted 01.12.2013 | Technology
Techonomy

In the opening session of Techonomy 2012 today, Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick interviewed Ray Kurzweil, the futurist and transhumanist who has developed a cult following for his prediction of the merging of humans and computers.

Education Unplugged: Learning Through Conversation

Michael Roth | Posted 06.23.2012 | College
Michael Roth

One of the wonderful things about teaching through conversation is that we get to help our students unplug from the inputs they have customized to reinforce their own tastes, expectations and identities.