Gilberto C Lopez

8 Added | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | 1 Follower | @GilKalo | Keep up with Gilberto C Lopez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Gilberto C Lopez”

Study: Playing games can bleed into real-life perception, behavior

Playing games can affect our behavior and visual perception in real life, according to a new study published last month in the International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction.<p>The study came from psychologist Mark D. Griffiths and doctoral researcher Angelica B. Ortiz de Gortari, both of …

Do You Have What It Takes to Lie Down for 70 Days?

Source:<p>Source:<p>Source:

Google wants to cure ageing

Google has announced the launch of Calico, a new initiative that is focused on tackling the health problems caused by ageing.<p>The Google Doodle …

Biochemistry

How sights, sounds, and touch are mapped onto the brain

The body surface and certain features of external space are mapped onto the brain in a highly ordered manner<p><i>Chapter 8 of my book, 50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know. Here's the introduction to the book, the chapter about mirror neurons, and my post about the most important idea in</i> …

New game promises to make Integer Partitions fun

Video games are a great way to learn how to do math because they're interactive, said Keith Devlin, Stanford University mathematician and NPR's "Math Guy," in an interview with Forbes.<p>Devlin is a co-founder of InnerTube Games, which launched the puzzle game <i>Wuzzit Trouble</i> on iOS yesterday. It tasks …

Japan to fight Internet addiction with 'fasting camps'

Japan estimates that more than 500,000 school-age kids are pathologically addicted to the Internet. Could gadget-free camps help them?<p>According to a recent government-funded study in Japan, 518,000 students between the ages of 12 and 18 are "pathologically" addicted to the Internet. The study, …

The 1936 book that every business person should read

Strauss Zelnick is chief executive and chairman of the company that makes Grand Theft Auto, BioShock and other cutting-edge videogames. But he says the book that has most influenced him is Dale Carnegie’s 1936 bestseller, <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>.<p>“The title is unfortunate because it …

Grand Theft Auto

Seeking Success In A Finite Number Of Hours A Day

We all have a finite number of hours in a day – 24 to be exact. What we choose to do with those hours is of the utmost importance. We can waste our time, or we can use our time to improve ourselves and our lives. I have always felt passionate about the importance of reading books that can help us …