Category Archives: Web-Based Brain Damage

Web-Based Brain Damage and Mindless Data Consumption — Effects of Multitasking | Stillness in the Storm

(Brendan D. Murphy) “Even though we think we’re getting a lot done, ironically, multitasking makes us demonstrably less efficient.” ~Daniel J. Levitin, Neuroscientist .Web-Based Brain Damage Evidence is mounting that our haphazard info-consuming ways on the web are adversely affecting our neurological and cognitive functioning – as well as wasting time by making us far less efficient – and far more distracted – than we think we are. The internet is a wonderful (read: essential) thing for humanity, but the way we use it seems to need some tweaking…

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