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I'm a moderator on User Experience Stack Exchange.

Programmer/Systems Analyst working mostly in PHP/HTML/CSS. Enthusiast follower of User Experience topics and solutions.

I have Bachelor's degrees in Psychology and Human Computer Interaction and I continue to be fascinated by the brain and cognition and it's relevance in design.


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revised What is the cognitive cost of switching contexts?
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revised Is there a reasonably valid and reliable self-measure of computer literacy?
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revised What is the threshold where actions are perceived as “instant”?
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Sep
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revised What is the relationship between computer game performance and measures of ability?
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Sep
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revised Theoretical limit to the use of mental faculty of the brain
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Sep
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revised Under what circumstances does the brain devote resources to only the “when” of sensory events?
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Sep
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revised Does the fusiform face area in patients with Prosopagnosia (face blindness) show lower activity under an fMRI?
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Sep
12
revised What are the purported mechanisms of eidetic memory and why is it comorbid with autism?
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Sep
12
revised If someone becomes a split-brain patient, which side will “maintain” the continuity in their consciousness?
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Sep
12
revised Does breastfeeding lead to increased intelligence?
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Sep
11
revised Is Golden Ratio's association with perceived beauty a myth?
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revised Is Golden Ratio's association with perceived beauty a myth?
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Sep
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Sep
10
revised Do only humans spend a lot of time daydreaming (or having “stimulus-independent thoughts”)?
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Sep
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revised Are there any laws of memory?
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Sep
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revised Effect of words highlighting on reading comprehension
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revised Does typical duration of Short Term Memory differ between tasks?
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revised Is stimulus generalization acquired due to inability to discriminate stimuli?
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Sep
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revised Chunking Patterns and Enjoyment of Applying Patterns
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revised Is there cognizance or meta-awareness of classical conditioning?
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