Cognitive bias cheat sheet

Editor’s note: Thanks to Stephen Downes, I am sharing this again. The reason – a fantastic infographic. Scroll down to the Cognitive Bias Codex. And yes, it can be bought as a poster.

20 cognitive biases that screw up your decisions

Editor’s note: I never knew there were a) so many biases and b) so many biases that affect decision making. Presented in an easy-to-read info graphic.

Cognitive biases in learning – #Chat2lrn curated tweets

Here are our edited highlights from the Chat2lrn Twitter chat on cognitive biases in learning. [View the story “Cognitive biases in learning” on Storify]

The 12 cognitive biases that prevent you from being rational

Cognitive biases – or limitations in our thinking, or ways of processing information – are at play all the time. This list looks at the ones that affect our rational selves.

Cognitive bias: what psychology can tell us about experts and forensic science

Editor’s note: Itiel Dror spoke at the Learning Technologies conference this week. Here he talks about cognitive bias and context. Learner context was a big issue at the conference.

Life-tracking app Expereal is your personal weapon against cognitive biases

Editor’s note: Cognitive bias plays a part in how we recollect events which means we tend to remember events as being more positive or neagtive than they were at the time. This app plans to change that. Potentially useful approach to documenting learning/work experiences?