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Sifting through the overload that is .."Information from the Internet"

Finding things that interest you on the Internet is not the problem..the problem is sifting through it, organising it, and sharing what is the best with others. 617 more words

Online Learning

Eliminating information overload

Many people are hungry for information. We experience an urge to get informed by all different kinds of sources. We read books, watch videos, do research, do some more research… In today’s world, if you want to, you can get non stop, potentially valuable information. 575 more words

Energy

A line has been crossed.

As I wrote in another post a while back, sometimes it hits me. And this morning it really, really hit me.

And I did something I’ve never done before. 665 more words

Autism

Information overload: how are we supposed to keep up?

I’ve always been hungry for news. I like to know what’s happening – and I like to know when it happens.

The thing is, I feel I’ve reached saturation point. 340 more words

Tech

City-State: 101

We already live in City-State.

City-State is basically Aldous Huxley’s “Brave New Wold” on meth.

Think about it. People don’t need to ban books. We don’t read. 312 more words

American Literature

You are almost definitely not living in reality because your brain doesn’t want you to

Every cognitive bias exists for a reason—primarily to save our brains time or energy.

I’ve spent many years referencing Wikipedia’s list of cognitive biases whenever I have a hunch that a certain type of thinking is an official bias but I can’t recall the name or details.  2,511 more words