How Lumosity Brain Games Work

Author's Note: How Lumosity Brain Games Work

I went into the research for this story imagining that I would find it about as exciting as doing homework on a sunny Saturday. But after trying out a handful of the games -- especially "Raindrops" -- I understand why so many people have become addicted to them. I also swear that I'm going to conquer "Raindrops" one of these days.

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  • Crenshaw, Kent. Teacher at Germantown High School. Personal interview. March 8, 2012.
  • Official web site for Lumosity. (March 7, 8, 9, and 14, 2012).
  • Perng, Erica. Public relations representative for Lumosity. Personal correspondence. March 7, 2012.
  • Pierce, Jennifer. Speech pathologist and Lumosity player. Personal correspondence. March 15, 2012.