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Attention! Why You Should Shut the Hell Up and Focus

I promised a part 2 to my Attention! post about my online experiences with the new-ish console based shooter game called “Destiny.”  In the my previous post, I did a little bit of outlining on Howard Rheingold’s book… 878 more words

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Social Networking, Bridging, and the "Filter Bubble"

Some embrace new technology quickly; others resist—often at their peril. In Net Smart: How to Thrive Online, Howard Rheingold illustrates some compelling advantages of modern social networking software. 726 more words

Attention! Why Parties and Notifications in Video Games Gets Old, Fast

Recently I read a snippet of Howard Rheingold’s Net Smart: How to Thrive Online and it dealt with attention and relaxation.  Rheingold really delves into how we can affect our ability to focus and pay attention.   853 more words

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