Memory

News and Articles About Memory

Can Brain-Training Games Really Make You Smarter?
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Can Brain-Training Games Really Make You Smarter?

Here's what to expect from products that claim to sharpen your memory and tone the most important 'muscle' you need to succeed in business.
Theo Tsaousides
10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Memory
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10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Memory

Here are a couple ways to … wait, what were we talking about?
Grace Reader
More Sleep May Not Be Making You as Productive as You Think
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More Sleep May Not Be Making You as Productive as You Think

It has long been thought that the amount of time spent in different stages of sleep was responsible for how well people were able to remember things.
This New Study Gives You Another Excuse to Go to That Yoga Class
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This New Study Gives You Another Excuse to Go to That Yoga Class

Adding yoga to your routine improves your cognitive skills, according to a team of UCLA neuroscientists.
Lindsay Friedman
If You Want to Remember the Important Stuff, You Need to Ignore the Background Noise
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If You Want to Remember the Important Stuff, You Need to Ignore the Background Noise

Those with high-capacity working memories are really good at blocking out distracting information, a new study finds.
Laura Entis
Time Really Does Fly. Take Lots of Pictures.
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Time Really Does Fly. Take Lots of Pictures.

Don't let your career carry you away from preserving the moments that really matter.
Jim Joseph
These Note-Taking Apps Let You Forget Worries About Your Fading-Memory
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These Note-Taking Apps Let You Forget Worries About Your Fading-Memory

The next-best thing to total recall is a high-functioning app on your smartphone. Happily, there are at least four really good ones. (That we remember.)
Pratik Dholakiya
Sleep Helps Your Brain Remember. Can It Help Your Immune System Remember, Too?
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Sleep Helps Your Brain Remember. Can It Help Your Immune System Remember, Too?

Researchers believe there's a connection between sleep and your ability to fend off illness.
Laura Entis
This New iPad App May Help People With Schizophrenia
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This New iPad App May Help People With Schizophrenia

Scientists at Cambridge University said the game improves memory and learning.
Sleep May Unlock Previously Unavailable Memories
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Sleep May Unlock Previously Unavailable Memories

New research suggests that sleep doesn't just protect memories from being forgotten, it makes them easier to access.
Laura Entis
Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?
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Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.
Laura Entis
8 Recurring iPhone Reminders You Need ASAP
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8 Recurring iPhone Reminders You Need ASAP

By bugging you to pay estimated taxes and update your QuickBooks, that iPhone just might be your new best friend.
Matt Keener
The Surprising Benefits of Laughter
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The Surprising Benefits of Laughter

That case of the giggles is good for more than the obvious ab workout.
Laura Entis
Maximizing Your Memory to Make Better Connections
Memory

Maximizing Your Memory to Make Better Connections

An outstanding memory is an underrated business trait. Cultivate that.
Eddy Ricci