Big Tech’s power in the attention economy is a challenge to democracy
Oct. 4, 2021 3:56 PM
According to philosopher Sebastian Watzl, what you pay attention to is a moral question that concerns society as a whole.
New research could inspire experimental musicians
Sep. 16, 2021 3:09 PM
It is not only the timing, but also the shape of sounds that can create a groovy feeling. A new study looks into musicians’ practices.
Your brain learns to steer your attention away from disturbing sounds
Sep. 13, 2021 12:43 PM
The more irregular noises you hear in the background, the harder your brain has to work to direct your attention to what is important. It does this by learning to anticipate the unforeseen.