Tag: Tetris

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How-to: Prevent unwanted “sneak attacks” at work

There you are sitting at your desk at work, “working” your brains off, when all of a sudden a co-worker/boss appears over your shoulder out of nowhere. We’ve all been there…and its rather unpleasant, especially when you are in the midst of achieving your all time high Tetris score.
For less than $10, you can prevent …




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Tetris to the (post-traumatic stress disorder) rescue!

Psychologists from Oxford University found that playing Tetris shortly after a trauma helped erase bad memories and reduced distressing flashbacks.
After waiting for 30 minutes, 20 of the [40] volunteers played “Tetris” for 10 minutes while the other half did nothing. Those who had played the computer game experienced significantly fewer flashbacks over the next week.
Researchers …




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iApps: Tap-a-Brick

Forget wasting money at the App Store, Tap-a-Brick is a fun, well-executed, and (most importantly) free web app alternative to paid Tetris games.