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2014-05-05 23:02:51

Although getting tenure and then quitting is not the typical trajectory of a university professor, Cortney S. Warren, Ph.D., did just that during her TEDxUNLV talk, “Honest Liars: The Psychology of Self-Deception.” Using prominent psychological theories of human nature, Dr. Warren described how we lie to ourselves, the profound costs of our self-deception, and how to live a more fulfilling life by choosing to be honest with ourselves. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 05, 2014...

2014-04-09 23:31:17

Written in language so simple a child can understand it, ‘The Handbook of the Magician’ by Johan Oeyen introduces clear, simple ways readers can practice peace, happiness and healing. Brandon, Fla. (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 These days, when we hear the word “magic,” we mostly think of epic worlds populated by wizards and witches. But there’s more to magic than fiction, and in his debut title, “The Handbook of the Magician” (ISBN 1495450082), 10-year veteran energy healer Johan...

Unconscious Mind Is A Better Lie Detector
2014-03-25 05:16:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Determining whether a person is telling the truth or lying might be easier than you think, thanks to automatic associations made in the unconscious mind, according to new research appearing in the online edition of the journal Psychological Science. In fact, the authors of the study claim that those automatic associations could actually be a more accurate lie-detector than conscious attempts to uncover the veracity of another...

Lied-to Children Are More Likely To Cheat And Lie
2014-03-19 21:26:14

University of California - San Diego People lie – we know this. People lie to kids – we know this, too. But what happens next? Do children who've been lied to lie more themselves? Surprisingly, the question had not been asked experimentally until Chelsea Hays, then an undergraduate student in psychology at the University of California, San Diego, approached professor Leslie Carver with it. Now the pair have a paper out in Developmental Science, suggesting that adult dishonesty does...

2014-02-10 23:26:12

Latest CIFAS UK fraud data suggests that what seems to be a decrease in overall fraud rate, actually “hides” a shift in fraudster focus towards less protected targets. More effective ID fraud protection and deterrence is reported by enterprises and services using AU10TIX front-end and online solutions. Nicisia, Cyprus (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 “Mortgage Finance Gazette” reports that latest CIFAS UK fraud data shows seemingly conflicting trends: On one hand, overall fraud rates...

2014-02-02 23:02:15

BBSU Circuit Protocols designed by Brett Campbell is the latest program that teaches people how to get rid of arm flab and tone arm muscle. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if BBSU Circuit Protocols is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 BBSU Circuit Protocols is the latest program that teaches people how to burn fat and build lean, sexy muscle. The program also provides workouts that are designed to help people shape, tone and achieve their fat...

2014-01-28 12:24:54

MUMBAI, India, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau presents Fraud Detection and Prevention Market [by Fraud Analytics (Predictive, Customer, Social Media, Visual), by Authentication (Single-Factor, Multifactor, Strong)] - Global Advancements, Worldwide Forecasts & Analysis (2013 - 2018). In this report fraud detection and prevention solutions refer to the IT solutions and systems which are used to analyze the data and find anomalies and patterns (to find...

2014-01-27 23:26:43

Firm's certified fraud examiners now handling bankruptcy fraud cases (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 McCann Investigations, a Texas-based firm that specializes in digital security and private investigations, announced that it has expanded its services at its San Antonio branch to include bankruptcy fraud investigations. Bankruptcy fraud is a type of white collar crime that occurs when either individuals or organizations file for bankruptcy in a fraudulent manner. Types of bankruptcy fraud...

2014-01-26 23:03:11

Agency adds bankruptcy fraud to its existing fraud investigations line Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 26, 2014 McCann Investigations, a firm operating throughout Texas in the areas of digital security and private investigations, announced that it has added bankruptcy fraud investigations to its line of fraud investigation services in Houston. Bankruptcy fraud is a sub-type of fraud that deals with false statements, concealment of bankruptcy documents or assets, fraudulent claims, destruction...

2014-01-25 23:02:49

New services an expansion on existing range of fraud investigations services Dallas,TX (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 McCann Investigations, a company based in Texas that provides private investigations and digital security, announced the expansion of its fraud investigations services with its new bankruptcy fraud services. Bankruptcy fraud is a white collar crime that often involves such issues as fraudulent bankruptcy claims, false statements, concealment and/or destruction of bankruptcy...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin