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psychologists

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Your brain waves could reveal what you forgot (or lied about)

A study with implications for criminal investigations finds that looking at a particular brain wave could help recover buried or hidden information.

By September 24, 2014

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Could wearable tech read minds to sell ads?

Maker of brain-scanning tech says wearables like Google Glass could evolve to monitor brain signals and sell you toothpaste.

By May 21, 2014

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'Mind-reading' technology can reconstruct faces from the viewer's brain

Researchers at Yale have developed a method of reconstructing faces locked in the memories of other people.

By March 31, 2014

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Electric 'thinking cap' speeds learning

Researchers at Vanderbilt University have created a "thinking cap" that electrically stimulates the brain to increase its ability to learn from mistakes.

By March 26, 2014

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Researchers build pub to find out why people get hammered

A UK university wants to understand why people get drunk. So it spent $33,000 on a pub laboratory with microphones and hidden cameras to solve a great human mystery. (Maybe not so much of a mystery?)

By February 18, 2014

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Has a jealous lover hired hackers to get into your e-mail?

Two Arkansas men face charges for allegedly running a business that helps the suspicious but loving pry into their partner's e-mails.

By January 29, 2014

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Addicted to your smartphone? App can tell

New free Android app from the University of Bonn monitors your smartphone use to gauge if you've become dependent on your device.

By January 28, 2014

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Want to quit your job by text? This app can help

The same people who brought you the BreakUp Text app team up with job site The Ladders to bring you the Quit Your Job app.

By January 7, 2014

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Naked in public? Dreams Cloud wants to get inside your mind

Teeth falling out? Flying over your house? Sweet dreams -- and nightmares -- are made of these. Find out what they mean with a dream site that helps you share (and better understand) your dreams.

By December 12, 2013

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How to tell if your kid is addicted to the iPad

A psychologists says there are five tell-tale signs. However, many of these signs seem remarkably adult.

By October 31, 2013