Then there was another whimsical source of annoyance
"That's the man, my dear fellow; he was an annoyance
to the cardinal.
In a study published in 2016 in the Journal of the Association for Consumer Research, researchers asked more than 100 university students and staff members to track minor annoyances
they experienced (such as traffic, a dead cellphone battery) and simple pleasures (socializing with friends, engaging in a hobby) over the course of six days and then record daily progress toward goals they hoped to achieve.
If you're a self-confessed over-talker and your desk resembles a pigsty, chances are you're rubbing your colleagues up the wrong way by carrying out two of the top ten office annoyances
THERE are certain annoyances
in life that really get up your nose.
Annoying: The Science of What Bugs Us comes from an NPR Science Correspondent and Science Friday writer who search the scientific world for explanations of annoyance
. From researchers who have forged new paths in understanding annoyances
to everyday encounters that irritate, this covers annoyances
, how they develop, and how they are handled and provides a step-by-step set of insights for both creating and diffusing such annoyances
The normal co-habiting couple will have to put up with each other's daily annoyances
- even if they can prove to be very irritating," said a spokeswoman.
Karp, founder of the computer help web site Annoyances
.org, has written other books on computing.
With a focus on women sufferers, although men can have it as well and could benefit from the advice within, she tells her story about dealing with it all, including the annoyances
of wigs, covering it up, and how to deal with people finding out that you're a bald woman, a look that hasn't been accepted in modern society.
Windows Vista holds many annoyances
for users and has many quirks stemming from bad design, so having WINDOWS VISTA ANNOYANCES
in a developer or web applications collections is an important key to successfully using the system and working around common issues.
Text on Net annoyances
. Need to know everything there is to know about Web-based dangers and annoyances
LIFE'S LITTLE ANNOYANCES
: TRUE TALES OF PEOPLE WHO JUST CAN'T TAKE IT ANYMORE.
Two fine additions to O'Reilly's very basic 'Annoyances
' series will reach all levels of home computer users who want to fix the most annoying things about computer hardware.
: How to Fix the Most Annoying Things about Going Online' by Preston Gralla addresses the many everyday annoyances
about using the Internet, such as connection problems, spyware, privacy, pop-ups, spam, searches and buying and selling online.
Franz Metcalf's Just Add Buddha: Quick Buddhist Solutions To Hellish Bosses, Traffic Jams, Stubborn Spouses, & Other Annoyances
Of Everyday Life (1569754098, $11.95) tells how to use real-world tools from modern mantras and small meditative episodes of rejuvenation to applying Buddhist 'rethinks' to gain the most from daily life.