Stefana Broadbent

Stefana Broadbent, a cognitive scientist, has spent decades observing people as they use technology , both at home and in complex workspaces such as air-traffic control towers. She looks at the way we use our brand-new tools, and at the evolving practices for each tool (for instance, you might phone your mother, but text your spouse; IM with a co-worker, but tweet among friends) that speak volumes on the way we think about our relationships. [+]