Happy Memories Become Less Special If You Talk About Them

When we have a positive experience—a great meal, say, or a wonderfully romantic encounter—it's natural to want to talk about it. But a new study suggests that word-of-mouth stories blunt our feelings about experiences. In other words, telling people about your best kiss or favorite restaurant will make it feel less… » 4/16/12 2:40pm 4/16/12 2:40pm

Women Are Happier in Relationships When Their Partner Knows They're…

Sometimes, science doesn't provide radical new findings, it just confirms what we've all suspected for generations. Take, for instance, a recent study that shows women are happier in relationships when men know they're miserable. Men on the other hand, they're just happy when their partner is happy. » 3/06/12 9:37am 3/06/12 9:37am

Lightning Review: MediaStreet eMotion Solar PMP

The Gadget: The eMotion Solar PMP, a 2GB machine that claims to play music, videos, Nintendo/Game Boy/Sega ROMs, e-books and more—all while charging itself and other devices via its built-in solar panels. If you're nice, it may even pump your gas and tuck you in at night. » 3/13/08 5:35pm 3/13/08 5:35pm

Solar-Powered Laptop-Charging MediaStreet eMotion Media Player…

It looks like a concept—in fact, the only pictures we have of it are fancy 3D renderings doctored up in Photoshop. But according to the press release (after the jump), MediaStreet's 1GB eMotion solar-powered portable media player is already shipping for $169. That's a lot for a typical 1-gig audio-video player, but… » 1/14/08 4:35pm 1/14/08 4:35pm

MediaStreet eMotion PMP/DVD: Plays All, Looks Ugly

This MediaStreet eMotion Portable Media Player DVD tries to include everything but the kitchen sink, but ends up looking like a toilet seat. It can play back DVDs on its 3.5" LCD display, and also handles CDs, digital music and video files. On top of that, it tosses in a 3-in-1 memory card reader and USB 2.0 port. But… » 1/25/07 1:19pm 1/25/07 1:19pm