Artificial Intelligence (AI) that tracks the behaviour of Internet users and predicts Christmas trends can be helpful when choosing gifts. But relying on it may lead to the situation, in which everyone gets very similar gifts, says Dr. Artur Modliński from the University of Lodz.
Nicotine, alcohol, illegal substances, gambling, pornography, overeating - addiction can have different forms and different courses. Psychologists from the Polish Academy of Sciences have developed the application Nałogometr (Addiction meter), design to support users who recover from addictions and help scientists to better understand the causes of relapse.
Sometimes it`s easier to blame evil spirits than admit that you have a psychological problem or a difficult situation in your family - says psychologist Dr. Igor Pietkiewicz from the SWPS University, who studies the phenomenon of sudden behavioural and identity changes attributed to possession.