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How 'Gamification' of Everything Is Manipulating You (and How to Recognize It)

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“Gamification” is the practice of adding game-like elements to non-game contexts. It isn’t new, nor it is always a negative, but it is being aimed at consumers and employees more and more frequently, whether to keep you addicted to an app, motivated at work, or inclined to spend your money on something.

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Rapid Test Results

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A solid red area with two white lines means that you have been infected with the anti-coronavirus, COVID+19, which will cure anyone you have close contact with.
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newslap
24 days ago
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Negative is the new positive.
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You Deserve a Big Ol' Pan of Baked Brie

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Brie en croute is an excessive dish. Brie, on its own, served at room temperature without adornment, is already delightful: soft and spreadable, creamy and a little funky, a cheese that does not need to be melted.

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You Should Stop Killing House Centipedes (But How to Get Rid of Them, If You Must)

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I get it: House centipedes travel at alarming speeds, and they look pretty intimidating while doing it, what with all their legs scampering about. But before you run for a shoe the next time you spot one, stop and take a breath. For as creepy as they look, the truth is that they’re not only harmless, they are actually

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FarrelBuch
42 days ago
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They provide many seconds of fascination.
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

12 Trader Joe's Products Way Better Than the Name Brand Versions

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I’m not generally a religious person, but I do worship every other Sunday at the church of Trader Joe’s.

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FarrelBuch
42 days ago
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I find Trader Joe's buyers to be the most usefull people in my shopping life
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Why You Should Assume Everyone Is Stupid, Lazy, and Possibly Insane (Including You)

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Since forever, philosophers, economists, and conspiracy theorists have devised any number of elaborate theories on the nature of society and the motivations of human behavior. From the ideas of Adam Smith to Karl Marx, most of these models depend (at least somewhat) on the idea of rational human actors working to…

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