Pre-reading for 8 August: behavior change

What we really want as an outcome of learning is a behavior change, though learning isn’t the only thing that might address it.  So what works, and what doesn’t?  This article is an engaging investigation into some research into behavior change that could be useful in design:

http://techcrunch.com/2013/07/13/why-behavior-change-apps-fail-to-change-behavior/