Monday, February 15, 2010

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  1. QOTD: Multitaskers are suckers for irrelevancy:

    Attention, multitaskers (if you can pay attention, that is): Your brain may be in trouble.

    People who are regularly bombarded with several streams of electronic information do not pay attention, control their memory or switch from one job to another as well as those who prefer to complete one task at a time, a group of Stanford researchers has found.

    Link via the Heath brothers' blog.

  2. Two comments on the 'Facebook Login' hilarity on ReadWriteWeb (you have to see a few comments there to see what I'm talking about): Quiet Babylon and Daring Fireball.

  3. Finally, a few Valentine's Day coversfrom New Yorker. See also this post on BPS Research Digest: Evidnece-based Tips for the Valentine's [via Raghu's Buzz].

I know it's a day late to be linking to Valentine's-related stuff; it's still better than The Hindu's cover story on assisted suicide in its Magazine issued on teh Valentine's Day!