This is a collection of TAPs, heuristics, and concepts that I’ve been thinking about recently. Many of them were inspired by my time at the CFAR workshop, but there’s not really underlying theme behind it all. 3,419 more words
Every Saturday at 7am, Adrian Furnham, professor of psychology at University College London, can be found shopping at his local supermarket. 64 more words
How do we make decisions quickly when placing bets in a casino?
Like many tourists, Rebecca and Catherine always wanted to visit Las Vegas. They took in the dazzling sights of the bright lights, enjoyed the stage magic and drifted into one of large casinos. 832 more words
Grocery stores and Fast Food restaurants like McDonalds often reduce the price of commonly bought food products like milk and cheese burgers below levels that are profitable on their own. 699 more words