Push notifications from budgeting apps can help you manage your spending, but sometimes a notification just doesn’t cut it. A cat’s miaow might. The sound is short and sharp, so it draws your attention. But it’s not quite as loud or obtrusive as a dog’s bark.
No good deed
It’s generally assumed that people who believe strongly in free will are more honest and more generous. If people are free to choose between a good or bad deed, they’re more likely to choose good. But a recent study found that this theory might be flawed.