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brain-teasers

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9 great puzzlers and brain teasers for Android

Spend some downtime sharpening your mental tools with one of these casual puzzle games. Just be careful not to become addicted!

By October 22, 2013

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iPhone users smartest, Test of Wits says. BlackBerry? Sorry

A series of brain teasers, called Test of Wits, put brainy hurdles in front of 2,000 smartphone users. Apple users finish 5 seconds before anyone else.

By January 1, 2014

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A brain teaser, Web-style

By August 8, 2005

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Was beer the secret to Facebook's success?

Scientists at the University of Illinois in Chicago discover that men solve brain teasers better after a couple of beers. Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was known to give interviews while drinking beer. Coincidence?

By April 15, 2012

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Isaacson: Jobs was ingenious, but not necessarily smart

In a New York Times op-ed, Steve Jobs' biographer, Walter Isaacson, describes how Jobs wasn't all that interested in, for example, rigorously solving classic tests of "intelligence," like brain teasers--which Bill Gates would have loved.

By October 30, 2011

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Online quiz finds iPhone users the smartest

An online quiz set up by British bookmaker Ladbrokes has found that iPhone users are quicker to answer problems correctly than other smartphone users.

By January 5, 2014

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Huebrix (Windows Phone)

In Huebrix for Windows Phone, 2 bucks gets you over 400 clever puzzles in a minimalistic, well-polished game.

July 30, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 30, 2014

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iPhone owners smarter than Android fans, says online test

People who own an iPhone are smarter than Android owners, according to the results of a mental agility test conducted by, er, Ladbrokes.

By January 2, 2014

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Cornell's boasting, luminous, Twitter oopsie

Cornell is proud that its home town, Ithaca, N.Y., is named the most brainy city in the U.S. However, on its Twitter feed, it misspells the name of the organization giving the accolade.

By June 25, 2013

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iPhone robot is an alarm clock with attitude

Tim-e is a robotic iPhone alarm clock that dances and gives you lip. Won't that get you out of bed?

By May 15, 2013