See how five technologies scramble your brain: GPS turns you into a terrible
driver, Google mucks with your memory, texting oblitertes yur spellnig skills, and
Jun 25, 2016 ... We increasingly rely on GPS to get from A to B. But what happens if ... Albert and
Rita had known each other since high school. ..... I've made that mistake a few
times thanks to Google maps. ..... As a child I was taught to read maps and have a
reasonable grasp of UK geography; my partner uses the satnav.
Mar 8, 2013 ... Your brain on maps: Map reading and orienteering are becoming lost arts in the
world of global positioning systems (GPS) and other geospatial technologies. ...
One group used a mobile phone with a built-in GPS and another group ... Each
new innovation of Google Maps only brings about a decrease in ...
Dec 11, 2013 ... The Internet is becoming the brain's “external hard drive.” google search plus
your world. Research has found that when we know a digital ...
Apr 1, 2016 ... A Google Maps error has been sending tourists seeking “Mt. Rushmore, ...
Technology ... In thiis case, two different houses were shown as being in the
same location, ... Research at McGill University compared the brains of GPS
versus ... and spatial navigation, the latter of which uses visual cues to create a ...
Apr 10, 2016 ... For most of us, 99.9 percent of the time, GPS works incredibly well. The Google
Maps app on our smartphones gets us to where we need ... augmentation or, in
some cases, resorting to new technology. ... Neuroscientists have discovered that
our brains have two different specialized systems for navigation.
Apr 21, 2016 ... In Pinpoint: How GPS Is Changing Technology, Culture, and Our ... The other's
about how it may be stunting the brains of the ingenious species that created it.
.... this week, including Apple Inc. and Google parent Alphabet Inc.
Apr 24, 2012 ... GPS vs. IPS. Last year, Google Maps for Android began introducing floor plans of
... Nokia's solution is similar, but it uses Bluetooth instead of WiFi, making it
higher ... More importantly, though, the chip also ties in with other sensors, such
as a ... Have you ever read “Dinosaur Brains: Dealing with All
May 1, 2014 ... GPS, video games, the Internet — all technologies that may hurt the development
... A spatial navigation method uses landmarks and visual cues to ... of brain, you
simply have to spend more time doing something other than ...
Apr 24, 2016 ... Using a GPS to free your brain from the mundane task of getting ... Another
example of “modern” technology that changes our brain is the ...