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Beat your brain's stupid hyperbolic discounting

Cory Doctorow on Tue, Sep 9, 2014

Cognitive bias in software development considered harmful

Cory Doctorow on Mon, Jul 7, 2014

Dan Ariely explains why we cheat and steal, and how we're generally wrong about this

Cory Doctorow on Sun, Jun 24, 2012

2010 Gift Guide: BOOKS!

Rob Beschizza on Fri, Dec 17, 2010

Penn Jillette on artistic satisfaction and magic

Cory Doctorow on Wed, Jul 14, 2010

BigThink videos: Penn Jillette and Dan Ariely

Cory Doctorow on Thu, Jul 8, 2010

Ariely's UPSIDE OF IRRATIONALITY: using irrational cognitive blindspots to your advantage

Cory Doctorow on Thu, Jun 17, 2010

Priceless: how our unknowing irrationality confounds the price of everything

Cory Doctorow on Tue, Mar 23, 2010

Predictably Irrational: subjecting the "rational consumer" hypothesis to scientific scrutiny

Cory Doctorow on Mon, Mar 1, 2010

Economist Dan Ariely finds a new placebo

Mark Frauenfelder on Fri, Feb 26, 2010

Using Google to learn what boyfriends and girlfriends want from each other

Mark Frauenfelder on Mon, Jan 11, 2010

Bad Science Begets Ridiculous Results

Maggie Koerth-Baker on Thu, Nov 5, 2009

My recent money-related posts at

Mark Frauenfelder on Tue, Sep 29, 2009

HOWTO avoid cognitive blind-spots, save money and be happy

Cory Doctorow on Mon, Sep 14, 2009

More money-related posts at

Mark Frauenfelder on Fri, Jun 12, 2009

Why people think it's OK to cheat a little bit

Mark Frauenfelder on Tue, May 5, 2009