Psychology

11.05.15
The cyberpsychologist is in
11.05.15

The cyberpsychologist is in

My first session with a cyberpsychologist didn't go so well. She asked me to lay back on the couc...

By V. Blue,   11.05.15
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10.12.15
Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling
10.12.15

Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling

A study shows that teen text messaging may produce the same compulsive behavior that you see in gamblers.

By J. Fingas,   10.12.15
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08.20.15
Video games are tackling mental health with mixed results
08.20.15

Video games are tackling mental health with mixed results

Health professionals give their verdict on video game portrayals of mental illness, from 'Far Cry 3' to 'Hellblade.'

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06.29.15
Diet-based 'video game' claims to make you thinner
06.29.15

Diet-based 'video game' claims to make you thinner

Want to lose weight? Play this "video game," apparently.

By D. Cooper,   06.29.15
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05.11.15
Annoying song stuck in your head? Chew gum
05.11.15

Annoying song stuck in your head? Chew gum

Catchy songs are infectious, so you shouldn't feel bad if you've spent the last six months mutteri...

By D. Cooper,   05.11.15
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04.01.15
Yale Study: You're not as clever as your Googling suggests
04.01.15

Yale Study: You're not as clever as your Googling suggests

Having all of human knowledge readily available on the internet has convinced people that they kno...

By A. Tarantola,   04.01.15
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01.09.15
Do you suffer from iPhone separation anxiety?
01.09.15

Do you suffer from iPhone separation anxiety?

Now there's proof -- not being able to be near your iPhone or answer it because you're otherwise e...

By S. Sande,   01.09.15
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01.05.15
Not So Massively: Destiny's rumored DLC, Elite's server blip, Hearthstone's new season
01.05.15

Not So Massively: Destiny's rumored DLC, Elite's server blip, Hearthstone's new season

Welcome back to No So Massively, where every Monday we round up the highlights from the past week i...

By B. Royce,   01.05.15
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12.30.14
MMOs and gaming psychology, part two: Interview with a researcher
12.30.14

MMOs and gaming psychology, part two: Interview with a researcher

Following yesterday's article discussing current research on psychology and MMOs, we have today our...

By Andrew Ross,   12.30.14
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