Be Polite to Your Robots

I learned this lesson from a two-year-old, actually. To be clear, her interaction was with Alexa, who is more of a tech-enabled virtual assistant than a robot. But whenever she asked Alexa a question, this two-year-old said “please,” and “thank … Read More

The Meta Watch

Did you know that Almost 60% of 16-34 year olds use a phone as their primary timepiece?  I haven’t worn a watch since my Mickey Mouse one fell off my wrist into Sydney Harbor when I was 11 years old.  … Read More

Gaming “Addiction” Treatment

There’s a study going on in South Korea at the Department of Psychiatry at Chung Ang University, and it’s all about Starcraft. Not so much the beloved game, but the addiction that people seemingly get to it. See, gaming in South Korea is very different than here, if you can make leaderboards on Battle.net in South Korea, you might as well be a national hero. … Read More

Sugar the New Cocaine?

Here’s what we at CultureWaves® (who didn’t major in neurology, pharmaceuticals, or any health related science) know: We know that we, the general public, LOVES sugar. We’ll consume it in any form we love it so much. We’ll drink it, … Read More