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To say the game Candy Crush Saga has become a craze is an understatement. With hundreds of millions of downloads, the “free” game is generating close to a million dollars a day for its developer, King.com. A big key to the game’s popularity is its highly addictive nature. Even if you aren’t in the casual […]
One of the most well-known research examples is the experiment James Vicary conducted in 1957 at a movie theater. During the movie Vicary presented messages so briefly that people were not aware of them, urging viewers to purchase popcorn and Coca-Cola. As a result, he claimed, sales figures of those items increased significantly. Although five years […]
Brains are astonishing operating system that science is finally beginning to understand. It is solely responsible for how an individual behaves and what kind of decisions she or he will make. Thus understanding how the brain works should be the top priority for every marketer. Why? Let’s take a metaphor: You have a car and […]
Google is a winning company and we understand why. A little more than two years ago, in January 2011, Larry Page took over the title CEO after Eric Schmidt. This was a time when Google had to fight towards brands such as Facebook, which stole both employees and users. Google’s Android grew but Apple kept […]
In this article I will, in a simple way, try to explain something that is usually described more complex. And the processes are academic, they are complex and essentially require some underlying understanding of how our brains work. Neurometrics is based on measuring the brain’s electrical activity and neurological responses. Certain frequencies of brain waves […]