The Internet is Giving You ADHD

Huff’s Russel Smith and Michael Foster wrote up an article featuring a light conversation on the topic of how the Internet has already rewired our brains. They have several paragraphs of fluff, so getting down to the only important part of the conversation leads to a citation of a book with this paragraph: In the book, The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains, Nicholas Carr cites studies which prove how specific...

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Internet Could be Our New Memory Bank
Jan25

Internet Could be Our New Memory Bank

There is a study that found that people will tend to not store information and data to memory if they know that they can simply look it up online. Ray Kurzweil wrote in his “Spiritual Age of Machines” about a future timeline in which we’ll have embedded internet access in our brain and be able to see the screen through visual cornea implants. More evidence of a cyborg, transhumanism movement....

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