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Blinking your eyes gives your brain a rest

Blinking your eyes gives your brain a rest | Boomers Seniors Players | Scoop.it
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New research from Japan's Osaka University found that blinking may serve as a form of momentary rest for the brain, giving the mind a chance to wander and "go offline." These brief breaks may last just a split second, or even a few seconds.

 

When our brains aren't concentrated on a task, brain regions known as the "default mode network" come alive, allowing our mind to switch into an idle mode--a phenomenon researchers discovered decades ago. But how does blinking affect this idle state?

 

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-12-brain-rest.html

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Cracking-the-Code-Behavioral-Targeting-for-the-Gaming-Industry.pdf

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How casinos target gamblers in the Gaming Industry

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Computers for Seniors- A growing industry targets the lucrative boomer/senior market

Computers for Seniors- A growing industry targets the lucrative boomer/senior market | Boomers Seniors Players | Scoop.it
There are many options when it comes to computers for seniors.
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The big change is not that seniors are into computers - they want tablets with simple touch commands, font zooming and apps that address their needs.

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Thoughts for 2013 as we stumble off our cliff

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It’s full-speed ahead for reverse-mortgage industry - Sacramento Business Journal

It’s full-speed ahead for reverse-mortgage industry - Sacramento Business Journal | Boomers Seniors Players | Scoop.it
The reverse-mortgage landscape has changed a lot in the past couple of years, and... (RT @Sacbiz: It’s full-speed ahead for reverse-mortgage industry. But do aging baby boomer borrowers know the consequences?
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A new scam for 2013 - Seniors beware if you have a lot of equity in your home. Private lenders want you to believe that you get steady cash at no risk until you wander off into the sunset. Not so, even if those ageing actors in the TV commercials say otherwise.

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