Literacy in the algorithmic medium
11.0K views | +0 today
Follow
Literacy in the algorithmic medium
Reading, writing, curating, publishing, modeling, coding: what are the new skills, what education is needed?
Curated by Pierre Levy
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Pierre Levy
Scoop.it!

Distractions et écriture interactive

Distractions et écriture interactive | Literacy in the algorithmic medium | Scoop.it
Les estimations du temps de consultation moyen d'un webdocumentaire oscillent entre 7 et 10 minutes, à tel point que l'on a tendance à se féliciter lorsqu'il dépasse le quart d'heure. Un beau succè...
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Pierre Levy from Infotention
Scoop.it!

High IQ means intelligent information filtering - Science Omega

High IQ means intelligent information filtering - Science Omega | Literacy in the algorithmic medium | Scoop.it
Science Omega
High IQ means intelligent information filtering
Science Omega
You have to be able to process relevant information quickly whilst suppressing or filtering out less relevant, distracting information.

Via Howard Rheingold
more...
Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, May 24, 2013 6:59 PM

I curated this in this area, because the essence if mindful practice.

Ken Morrison's comment, May 24, 2013 9:02 PM
I will definitely be sharing this with students and reminding myself that part of mental performance is blocking things out. I like the computer analogy. A faster processor is great. Letting an older computer focus on one important task can perform much better than the fast comptuer running 13 applications.
Ken Morrison's curator insight, May 24, 2013 9:03 PM
I will definitely be sharing this with students and reminding myself that part of mental performance is blocking things out. I like the computer analogy. A faster processor is great. Letting an older computer focus on one important task can perform much better than the fast comptuer running 13 applications.