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The madness of doubt

How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All

As christmas approached in 2015, the price of pumpkin-pie spice went wild. It didn’t soar, as an economics textbook might suggest. 68 more words

Behavioral Economics

Infoglut!

“The beauty and mystery of this world only emerges,” says writer Orham Pamuk , “through affection, attention, interest and compassion … open your eyes wide and actually see this world by attending to its colors, details, and irony.” 1,528 more words

Sermons And Homilies

Rebuttal to Dewey Decimal Jokes

A typical response when I tell people my that I am a librarian is: “those are still around?” or “people still do that?” My knee jerk response is one of rage. 609 more words

Interesting Articles

Saturation Versus Application

Thanks to the internet, it’s possible to locate the information we need or find the answer we’re after with only a few key search words (and patience). 220 more words

The Strength Scout

Internet Mind Control | Edge of Humanity Magazine

Information overload is causing people to follow the herd and no longer take the time to completely analyze the facts before forming a conclusion. Gazillions of photos and excerpts of data a… 8 more words

Technology

Information Overload: An addiction or just keeping up?

The Pew Research Center, in December 2016, put out a report that said around 20% of Americans feel overloaded by their choices in today’s information-saturated world. 253 more words

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