Month: August 2021

How is the focus on the attention economy affecting mental health?

Attention economy (ED) refers to the use of technology to monitor the mental state of an individual.This can include devices that record, analyze, and transmit information in real time, such as video games and other media.However, the focus of the attention-based therapy model in mental health has been to...

When the world is distracted, it’s not just us, says Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi, the BJP prime minister, is being praised for having brought the attention span back to the human brain after decades of being distracted by screens and digital distractions.In his recent address to the world, Mr Modi took a swipe at the “digital revolution”, saying it is not...

Attention whore: Who’s paying attention to Trump?

A new study finds that people are paying more attention to the president-elect and his policies when they read the headlines, but that their attention to other subjects is also increasing.A study published Tuesday in the journal Attention found that, in general, people are less attentive to news stories...

What’s next for the porn industry?

The number of women in the porn business has doubled in the past five years, as the number of people who can get paid for their work has increased, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.The rise has driven the demand for pay-per-view sites like Xvideos and Naughty America to...

Soldier at attention in psychology: Attention in psychology

The psychology of attention and the effects of distraction.Read more about psychology.The soldiers in the photo are in uniform and they’re clearly visible from their vantage point, but they also look like they are watching the world from a safe distance, like they’re in a private conversation.This is because...

How to manage ADHD symptoms and build your self-esteem

Here are the best ADHD self-help books that are easy to get hold of.The book reviews will be divided into topics such as coping with anxiety, managing ADHD symptoms, and self-acceptance.ADHD self help books on Amazon.com are often more expensive than other self-care resources and will typically require more...