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An iPhone developer and sleep researcher, engineer by education.

Bringing the Singularity closer, one app at a time


Nov
27
comment Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
octern, this is a very good point!
Nov
25
comment Are there any standard psychometric scales that are only applicable to within-subject designs?
But if you do not give subjects free beer in the first case, how do you expect to measure their happiness if you try to trick them again?
Nov
25
comment How do you know if it's psychosomatic or not?
From what I've been reading about bipolar disorder, the Person's sensitivity to pain is subject to change. Depression lowers pain threshold, causing the person to feel what was easily ignored before. This causes a number of anxiety- related thoughts to raise about these "new symptoms". - from "bipolar disorder" by F. Mondimore
Nov
25
comment Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
From the article Jeff linked, it seems that dull colors are mostly due to new paint standards and longer expected car lifespan
Nov
25
comment Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
I saw that orange is cheap while doing research on user interface colors. I don't remember the exact site, but both of these mention orange as "inexpensive" empower-yourself-with-color-psychology.com/color-orange.html and changingminds.org/disciplines/communication/color_effect.htm
Nov
25
comment Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
I will look for the orange being cheap
Nov
24
revised Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
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Nov
24
asked Why people choose “boring” colors for new cars?
Nov
19
accepted How does the mind build a model of reality?
Nov
19
comment How repeatable are cognitive science findings within the same individual?
If I understand this correctly, there are two types of experiments then: the one shot ones, and those focused on learning, right?
Nov
19
accepted How repeatable are cognitive science findings within the same individual?
Nov
18
comment Are there professional cognitive science test subjects?
Great, this is just the kind of info I've been looking for!
Nov
18
accepted Are there professional cognitive science test subjects?
Nov
18
comment How repeatable are cognitive science findings within the same individual?
The area that I was originally interested in is the "stimulus-response" or "sequence of tasks performed - result". I don't know what the correct word for this, but it's not memory. Is it behavior?
Nov
17
asked Are there professional cognitive science test subjects?
Nov
17
asked How repeatable are cognitive science findings within the same individual?
Nov
17
accepted Is there an actionable branch of cognitive science?
Nov
16
asked Is there an actionable branch of cognitive science?
Nov
14
awarded  Quorum
Nov
14
asked Is there psychoactive music?