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I <3 My Old Attention Span

Much as I like a long read that attempts to dig down into the crux of things, I must admit that I often miss the words, reading a few paragraphs at the beginning only to skip over the middle to the last few at the end. 604 more words

Social Contrary

Too many distractions

.In the past, almost two decades (just shy by ~2 years), we have seen and are still seeing that distractions like texting, game play (virtual and connected through cell towers), console games and computer games are taking our millennial generation. 816 more words


FY, TL;DR - The Tech Curmudgeon

We all have busy lives, and sometimes we have to skip reading a long article online. But using TL;DR is nothing more than an attempt to pass the buck for your own laziness or lack of attention span to the article’s author. 419 more words

Internet/Telecom/Social Media

Don't Be the Goldfish

A report by Microsoft apparently suggests that our human attention span, or level of concentration, has fallen below the level of a goldfish (Pike & Thirkettle 2015). 810 more words


Are you paying attention?

For this week’s blog, I created a short task to examine the attention capacity of two of my friends relative to me. The goal of this test was to see what happens to someone’s ability to pay attention to a task whilst on a media device. 619 more words