Our strongest memories call up equally strong emotions: Remembering certain experiences make us feel good; others, not so much. Researchers at MIT may have figured out how that process works — and may have found a way to change that around.
For many people, face-to-face conversation is intimidating. Conversing online and in text form is often easier than looking into someone\’s eyes. But being comfortable in conversation can do more than help alleviate awkward social situations — it can help with job interviews, public speaking and dating. Now, a computer program is helping out.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology have come up with an app
called SignalGuru that predicts when
signals will change from red to green.
Teleworking: kitchen tables, pajamas, freedom from
commute stress. It\’s a perk many area residents
enjoy. But is telecommuting or working at home
hazardous for careers?