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You Can't Always Trust Your Own Thoughts, And This Terrifying Chart Shows Why

Here’s the newest guide for learning about cognitive biases and debugging your brain.<p>The human brain has been sculpted over the course of millions of years of evolution, so you’d think it’s been debugged pretty well.<p>But it’s still left with so many mental glitches.<p>Just take a look at this …

Your smartphone knows if you're a good driver

Want to prove you're a better driver than your friends? There's a growing list of apps to do just that.<p>These apps look at information collected from a smartphone's GPS, accelerometer and gyroscope to sense if you brake or accelerate sharply, determine how fast you drive, and whether you make jerky …

Insurance

7 Lingering Questions About Google Assistant

Is Google’s answer to Siri and Alexa a reinvention of search, or just repackaging?<p>Among all the AI helpers from major tech companies, Google Assistant is the most mysterious.<p>Google has billed Assistant as one component in “the next evolution of Google.” Others, such as Danny Sullivan at <i>Search</i> …

Google Assistant

Brain.fm Uses An Artificial Intelligence to Improve Your Brain Function

Music has been around in one form or another throughout the world for as long as anyone can remember. Some people listen to music to relax, others to …

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Google's working on a new version of Now that won't need a data connection

Google publishes hundreds of research papers every year covering everything from algorithms to education and an upcoming project set to be presented later this month seeks to be the best AI assistant you ever had.<p>You may have already run into difficulty when trying to use something like Google Now …

Install Google Web Fonts on your Computer

Google Fonts is an absolutely awesome collection of web fonts that you may use in your HTML web pages without any restrictions.<p>These fonts not only …

Typography

How to Auto-Forward Gmail Messages in Bulk

Gmail lets you easily auto-forward email messages to another email account. To setup auto-forwarding, all you have to do is create a filter in Gmail …

Apps

Could You Hack Your Brain To Get More Motivated?

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if you could hack them to motivate yourself?<p>These neurons are located in the middle of the brain, in …

The Brain

New Google patents combine interactive digital content with physical books

Despite its storied history with books, Google still has a fascination with the format. Past efforts included book digitalization on a massive scale and most recently an attempt to make truly interactive eBooks. Today, Google was granted two patents (via Engadget) for physical books with …

Gmail Size Search Operator Finds all Emails with Large Attachments

Wondering which email messages are eating up all the Gigabytes of space that you have in your Gmail mailbox? There are Google Scripts and external …

Yahoo says its Mozilla Firefox deal sent search volume to a ‘five-year high’

Five months ago Yahoo struck a landmark deal with Mozilla. Today, we get to see the results. Sort of.<p>In its first quarter earnings report, Yahoo revealed that its total search volume during the past quarter reached “a five-year high.”<p>“The partnership between Yahoo and Mozilla was key to this volume …

Apple announces iOS 7, 'biggest change' since the introduction of the iPhone, coming this fall

Apple has officially taken the wraps off of iOS 7 at its Worldwide Developer Conference today. iOS 7 is the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system that debuted back in 2007 on the original iPhone. According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, iOS 7 is the biggest change to the platform since the …