Mother reacts to infant crying
Hearing an infant cry can cause negative emotions, which can impact the way we respond. Researchers Riem and Karreman instructed parents to apply specific emotion regulation strategies in response to infant crying.
A helping hand
What does ‘nice’ actually mean in relation to psychological variables? And does it positively correlate with self-reported levels of health, happiness, and wellbeing?
Technical demonstration in Seville, Spain
GO-LAB demonstrated FaceReader's amazing possibilities and efficient replacement of manual coding procedures.
Music preference
Many researchers are interested in the relationship between facial expressions and music preference. This is the first study that uses FaceReader to investigate this.
Best Reads tablet
As we're nearing the end of 2016 it's time to look back one more time. These 10 blog posts that we wrote during the past year are the best read blog posts on the Behavioral Research Blog in 2016!
The value of facial expression analysis in advertising
José Chavaglia Neto and José António Filipe investigated the effect of one commercial on consumer emotion. They asked consumers to watch this commercial related to a specific brand.
Consumer in-home studies
Learn all about gamification in marketing, facial expression analysis, and the difference between self-report, qualitative research, and unobtrusive observations.
What emotions does an author inject into a book?
What should the future of eBooks look like? What more can be added to the eBook experience? Wouldn’t it be awesome if a tune would start playing when your Kindle notices you’re in a melodramatic mood?
A female voice greets me by my name and tells me “You are data. And this data is continuously measured and used, whether you like it or not.”
FaceReader in the lab
Are you interested in using automatic facial expression analysis in a standardized lab setting? Here are 5 tips to get you started!
Liking and disliking celebrities
We all have our favorite celebrities, then there are those we love to hate. Who would you want to pay to represent your product or brand?