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Dumbo Digital Detox - Thursday Nov 7th...

Dumbo Digital Detox - Thursday Nov 7th... | Unplug | Scoop.it

Does being online help us connect? Or are we just less able to truly engage? Is digital technology turning us into spectators of our own lives?

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A 2 day detox? What we will do with ourselves?    Don't let the length of time scare you off....  


You can always do less, but do visit and see what they have to say...

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Overwhelmed: Are We Asking The Right Questions?

Overwhelmed: Are We Asking The Right Questions? | Unplug | Scoop.it
Confused. Disappointed. Anxious. Unfocused. Distracted. Overwhelmed. Stretched too thin. Unknowing where to turn, never know if I'm doing enough. Feeling I'm never doing the right thing. More and m...
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Are we asking ourselves the right questions about how we've integrated our lives within the always on digital age? Social Media promises us a richer and more connected life with our peers but, does it deliver on this promise or does it just create a self sustaining illusion of connectivity?


In Overwhelmed Brian Gibson asks many questions about how we are integrating ourselves within this huge onslaught of data. One of my favorite questions in his post is: "How do we live a good life of online social interaction, and healthy “disconnected” time?"


I highly recommend this post, I've read it twice already and will be heading back to read it again.

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See How Easily You Can 'Disconnect Digitally'

See How Easily You Can 'Disconnect Digitally' | Unplug | Scoop.it

"The constant pings of emails, messages and phone calls is draining on us mentally and physically. Whilst research is yet to confirm how being constantly ‘switched on’ impacts on children, experts are confident that children’s plastic brains are possibly more susceptible to this constant ‘buzz’ of technology. Like any experience we encounter in life (whether it be with or without technology) our brains’ architecture is changing."

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Disconnecting is really much easier than you might think...

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