Cherishing Cognition: Could Machine Learning Turn Cognitive Shortcuts Into Better Design?

By noon of a typical workday, most people’s limited cognitive reserves are nearly exhausted from exposure to social media, email, and other technological stimuli—many of which were engineered using manipulative techniques to steal users’ attention. It’s almost like people are being strip mined for their most precious natural resource: their cognition. To preserve its capability, … Continue reading Cherishing Cognition: Could Machine Learning Turn Cognitive Shortcuts Into Better Design?