Mystery solved: Why that person talking on their cell phone is so annoying.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014
“Overhearing someone on a cell phone means hearing only half of a conversation-a “halfalogue.”
Kate Lister’s insight:
This study suggest that it’s more annoying to overhear a cell phone conversation vs. a live conversation because the brains has to work harder when it’s only getting half the story.