All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Oxford’

Emma Watson Criticizes Fashion Industry

Actress Emma Watson, best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter franchise, recently opened up about being hounded by British paparazzi during her time at Brown University, and also commented on her disdain the impossible standards of beauty projected by Hollywood and the fashion industry. Watson, 23, calls the pressure to look perfect surrounding showbiz “dangerously …

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Tetris May Relieve Post-Traumatic Stress

Doctors at Oxford University have discovered that playing Tetris after a traumatic event can significantly reduce the occurrence of flashbacks in Post-Traumatic Stress sufferers. The research team at Oxford claims playing the video game immediately after a traumatic occurrence reduces the number of PTSD flashbacks that occur later on. The study was presented at the British Psychology Society Annual Conference …

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Google Glasses Already Made By Oxford Developer

Google (and maybe even Valve) are working really hard to bring augmented reality glasses to market. There’s a lot to be done in terms of testing the technology, software R&D, getting it approved, etc. The point is that there is a lot of hoops that these larger companies have to go through to bring new hardware like the Google Glasses …

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