Brain games may not make you smarter

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  • Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010

LONDON: People playing computer games to train their brains might as well be playing Super Mario, new research suggests.

In a six-week study, experts found people who played online games designed to improve their cognitive skills didn’t get any smarter.

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