Just a quickie to point you towards an ace set of slides by Chris Atherton (twitter: @finiteattention) available on SlideShare.net, detailing a presentation at the Cambridge Usability group meeting. Some really excellent points and examples in there.
- Commercial fMRI neurobollocks – no, you cannot record your dreams (yet).
- The power of a well-chosen image; EEG measures of brain activity and exercise
- Transcranial direct-current stimulation – don’t try it at home
- Become a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist for £39? Pfffftttt….
- You keep using this word ‘neuroplasticity’. I do not think it means what you think it means.
- @StegoPax Some of the drug stuff might actually be effective though. The super-soldier brain stimulation though - nah. 4 hours ago
- @StegoPax There's a lot of hype in it - people talking up their techniques to get military funding. 4 hours ago
- RT @m_wall: Neuro-security, neuro-deterrence, & 'neuro-cognitive weapons' - crazy. Mostly @neurobollocks? io9.com/how-the-milita… via @Grah… 5 hours ago
- *claps* RT “@ThatNeilMartin: @neurobollocks Brilliant. I'll meet your print and raise you a bust. oliverjeffers.com/projects/the-v…” 7 hours ago
- Darth Vader's neuroanatomy. Enlarged substantia nigra (dark side nucleus?) in Sith vs Jedi? http://t.co/vtK5P5YYXS 7 hours ago