Apple iPhone

This week my Palm Treo 650 died and I replaced it with an Apple iPhone. These first few days, I have to say I’m very impressed. It far surpasses the Treo 650 (which cost $499 compared to the iPhone’s $199). Also, by coincidence, this week I read a 2007 Fast Company article about Apple titled… Read More Apple iPhone

Your Brain on Jazz

Two researchers at the National Institutes of Health, Charles Limb and Allen Braun, asked six jazz pianists to improvise at the keyboard, while their heads were inside a brain scanner known as a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) machine.  The brain scanner is immense–it fills up an entire room–and to get your brain scanned, you… Read More Your Brain on Jazz