distraction

Advertising 11 Things You Need To Know Today

Facebook can detect self-censorship, you can wink to take a Google Glass photo, and more.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Brainwave-Monitoring Car Slows Down When The Driver Is Distracted [Video]

RAC creates a vehicle that can only be driven when it has the driver's undivided attention.

Home Volkswagen's Clever Campaign To End Texting And Driving

Being on the phone while in the car could land you in the trauma ward, so VW is using the image of predictive text to send the message home.

Technology Pink Noise Minimizes Workplace Distractions & Complaints

Company tackles the growing issue of employees talking in an open-space office by playing sound the same frequecy as the human voice.

Technology Gamify Your Facebook Addiction With Anti-Distraction App

Obtract helps you and your team stay focused by forcing you to complete maze puzzles before accessing common online distractions.

Design Isolation From The World In Spain

Aire de Bardenas is a hotel that acts as a retreat from distraction.

Advertising The Creative Process Of Discovering [Video]

The award-winning architect Masahiko Yendo shares his thoughts on creating designs that can change the world.

Work Why We're Driven To Multitask

Paul Atchley, associate professor of Cognitive Psychology at the University of Kansas, shares some clear headed thoughts on the futility of multitasking, and what we can proactively do to decrease distraction and avoid overload.

Innovation The Association Between Creativity And Open-Mindedness

A recent study points to the positive aspects of being distracted easily.

Design Only Hearing Half The Story

Scientists have solved the puzzling mystery of why we are annoyed listening to others' phone conversations in public

Technology (Infographic): Hierarchy of Digital Distractions

In a digital age rife with an endless stream of distraction, from email updates to text messages, it's important that we get our priorities straight. This handy hierarchy created by Information is Beautiful helps ensure that your limited attention span is always focused on the most important detail of the moment.