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Does Beauty in design perceive us to think that a product is easier to use?

“Aesthetic designs look easier to use and have a higher probability of being used, whether or not they actually are easier to use” (Lidwell, Holden, & Butler (2003) 319 more words

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Objective View of Things

Having an objective view of something means to see the truth as it is, without being clouded by prejudices and emotional fallacies. But truly, can a person live while having objective views? 697 more words

Research Links: Hueristics and Perception

Long ago we asked if emotions matter in algorithmic trading? The article showed how our automated strategies can be imprinted with artifacts from our own human perception.  891 more words

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Michael Shermer: The pattern behind self-deception

Michael Shermer says the human tendency to believe strange things — from alien abductions to dowsing rods — boils down to two of the brain’s most basic, hard-wired survival skills.

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What is Truth?

At the end of your days when you see your life in review, you will be very surprised.  It will appear quite differently than you will have remembered.  1,888 more words

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