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An iPhone developer and sleep researcher, engineer by education.

Bringing the Singularity closer, one app at a time


Dec
28
comment What causes lack of energy? The relative importance of testosterone versus emotional, genetic, and environmental factors
300-500 number is the middle of the range, last time I checked
Dec
28
comment Can “7 deadly sins/virtues” be explained in terms of brain hormone level or receptor mutations?
Found this related talk. It does not mention neurotransmitters however ted.com/talks/paul_piff_does_money_make_you_mean.html
Dec
26
accepted How can one estimate the excitability or mood of general public on a specific day?
Dec
1
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
23
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
23
comment How can one estimate the excitability or mood of general public on a specific day?
I first want to understand if there is an influence. I don't see anything wrong with the question, it has to be broad, since I don't really know what kind of tools are there that can answer the question if there is an influence on mass public.
Aug
23
asked How can one estimate the excitability or mood of general public on a specific day?
Aug
16
comment How can people better express subjective conscious experience with words?
Haha, I was not aware of this competition.
Aug
15
revised How can people better express subjective conscious experience with words?
Added links
Aug
15
asked How can people better express subjective conscious experience with words?
Aug
15
asked Are there modern cognitive techniques for dealing with searching for information online?
Aug
14
asked Can “7 deadly sins/virtues” be explained in terms of brain hormone level or receptor mutations?
Aug
6
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
6
revised If people did not have to work, what would motivate them to work?
added 50 characters in body
Aug
6
answered If people did not have to work, what would motivate them to work?
Aug
5
asked What is the name of text analysis where emotional tone of words is analyzed?
Jul
31
accepted Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
Jul
31
revised Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
Added second graph
Jul
30
comment Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
Very good term. From the article on akrasia I also got the phenomenon of ego depletion: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ego_depletion
Jul
30
comment Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
I feel the approach is a good one, we just need to replace laborious or industrious with "hard working"