8 Ways Tech Has Completely Rewired Our Brains

​ Technology has altered human physiology. It makes us think differently, feel differently, even dream differently. It affects our memory, attention spans and sleep cycles. This is attributed to a scientific phenomenon known as neuroplasticity, or the brain’s ability to alter its behavior based on…

An app to find your lost keys, wallets

Scientists have developed a new technology that can trace your lost items within seconds using a special search engine on your smartphone or computer.  The system, developed by Ulm University in Germany, takes only a few seconds to tell the user exactly which drawer their…

Beware, this mirror can read your mind

Japanese researchers have developed a system, which is capable of manipulating your emotions and personal preferences by presenting you with an image of your own smiling or frowning face. The researchers were interested to see if the principle that emotional drives can be driven by…

How technology is redefining etiquette

Some people are so rude. Really, who sends an email or text message that just says “Thank you”? Who leaves a voice mail message when you don’t answer, rather than texting you? Who asks for a fact easily found on Google?  Don’t these people realize…

Corporate Logos Evolution

“A logo … is not simply a trademark, a design, a slogan or an easily remembered picture. It is a studiously crafted personality profile of an individual, institution, corporation, product or service.”–Daniel Boorstin “Logos and branding are so important. In a big part of the…