Kristen Ng

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Here's Why Paper Cuts Hurt So Damn Much, According to Science

Ouch.<p>You wouldn't think that a flimsy piece of paper could inflict such sharp pain on the human body, but of all life's little annoyances, paper cuts …

Pokemon Go: Trailblazer that could redefine mobile games

<b>It seems stranger than fiction, but Pokemon Go - an app that has triggered a global phenomenon where millions of people obsessively capture small creatures in public spaces - was first introduced as an April Fool's Day joke.</b><p>In 2014, YouTube published a mock sales pitch called Google Maps: Pokemon …

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Pokemon Go’s Runaway Success Causing Nintendo To Reevaluate

Pokemon Go has been a smash hit success and Nintendo has experienced a massive spike in value as a result. The game has increased Nintendo’s market …

Love 'Pokémon Go'? Play These 8 Genius Mobile Games Next

Yes, the <i>Angry Birds</i>, <i>Fruit Ninja</i>, and <i>Candy Crush Saga</i> phenomenons were all intense, but nothing in the mobile-games realm has had an impact quite like</i> …

The behavioral psychology behind freemium mobile games

In a short video, Joss Fong and Dion Lee of Vox explore how free mobile games are engineered to make money using behavioral psychology.<p>By collecting …

I Refuse To Teach My Children That Happiness Is A Choice

Kids have feelings. Big feelings. Messy feelings. Intense, complicated, hard feelings. Anyone who’s ever spent time with a crying baby, a screaming …

This Comedian's Facebook Post Perfectly Parodies Victim Blaming

"I thought he wanted me to come and steal all of his shit. He was asking for it."<p>If people arguing that sexual assault victims were "asking for it" by dressing sexy or drinking on a night out makes you mad as hell, you're going to want to read Alice Brine's viral Facebook post on victim blaming. …