The Big Impact of Small Changes

Maybe you’re not surprised by those figures. I was. They’re a sign that we sometimes believe that behavioral changes from new technologies are far more commonplace than they really are. Why? I’ll offer two possible explanations. The first one is … Read more

The TV hit isn’t just dying — it may already be dead

“There are still very interesting conversations happening around particular shows,” said Laura Grindstaff, a sociology professor at University of California at Davis, who studies popular culture. “But they’re happening with a lot fewer people.” Asking 200 students each semester to … Read more