For Some Consumers, Research Makes Products Less AppealingWould you say you're an impulse-buyer? Or do you tend to compare prices and research everything you buy? While it technically doesn't matter how you decide what you want purchase on a day-to-day basis, it may have a profound effect on what you buy, in addition to how you buy it. A new study from the Journal of Consumer Research suggests that some people start liking stuff less as soon as they start learning about it, regardless of whether or not they like what they hear.Read on...
InstaCRT App Runs Your Picture Through A Real CRT, One-Ups InstagramYou'll find people who love Instagram, and people who hate Instagram, but it's rare that you'll find someone who thinks that Instagram just doesn't go far enough. Rest assured, they exist, and Martin Ström, Ruben Broman, and Erik Wåhlström are three examples. That's why -- for both kicks and art -- they teamed up to create the InstaCRT app, which doesn't just apply a CRT filter for your photos, it literally photographs them being displayed on a real CRT.Read on...