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I Was Assaulted For Wearing Google Glass In The Wrong Part Of San Francisco

A colleague and I had just finished covering a march in protest of a Google employee who had recently evicted several tenants after buying and moving into a home in the area.<p>After more than an hour spent working on the story in a coffee shop, I arranged my laptop, camera, and notes in my backpack. …

Facebook is trying to save you from embarrassing posts

One of the first things I do before I post anything on Facebook is to make sure I know exactly <i>who</i> will see it. If it's a vacation photo of me and my husband, I restrict it to friends and family. If it's just a link to something funny on the internet, I might post it for all the world to see. It's …

Cities and their psychology: how neuroscience affects urban planning

More than 30 years ago, the pioneering urbanist William Whyte was charged by the city of New York with the task of unraveling the mysteries of public space. Why do some such spaces attract crowds of happy visitors whilst others sit barren and empty?<p>Whyte's research programme, conducted with …

City psychology survey: your best and worst experiences

In the research laboratory for immersive virtual environments at the University of Waterloo, we are trying to understand how the design of places within a city place, their appearance, and the things that happen there influence how people feel.<p>In experiments, we carry out many measurements of how …

10 Great Gift Ideas for Psychology Students and More

Are you trying to think of the perfect gift for the psychology student, mental health professional, or armchair psychologist in your life? Where …

Industrial-Organizational (I-O) Psychology Careers

Industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology is concerned with the study of workplace behavior. People who work in this areas apply psychological …

The Sensorimotor Stage of Cognitive Development

The sensorimotor stage is the earliest in Piaget's theory of cognitive development. He described this period as a time of tremendous growth and …