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The History of Content, From Cave Paintings to Flipboard [INFOGRAPHIC]

The History of Content, From Cave Paintings to Flipboard [INFOGRAPHIC] | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
Remember when newspapers were king? How about the golden years of radio? Or when carrier pigeons ruled the roost? These content vessels often seem like bygone relics of a simple...
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Digital Overload: Your Brain On Gadgets : NPR

The constant stream of information we get through mobile and hand-held devices is changing the way we think.
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Information Overload, Then and Now - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Information Overload, Then and Now - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it

More important, information overload was experienced long before the appearance of today's digital gadgets. Complaints about "too many books" echo across the centuries, from when books were papyrus rolls, parchment manuscripts, or hand printed.

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Too much information

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“Information overload” is one of the biggest irritations in modern life. There are e-mails to answer, virtual friends to pester, YouTube videos to watch and, back in the physical world, meetings to attend, papers to shuffle and spouses to appease."

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Information Overload Is Causing Illness and Costing Money, Experts Warn

Information Overload Is Causing Illness and Costing Money, Experts Warn | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
The culture of modern business needs to change, with workers drowning under a deluge of emails and information, experts warned Monday...
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The Internet Is Ruining Your Brain [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Internet Is Ruining Your Brain [INFOGRAPHIC] | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
Internet use is increasing exponentially, and it's taking a toll on our well-being and mental stability.
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Information Overload Is Not Unique To Digital Age : NPR

It is a constant complaint: We're choking on information. The flood of data on the Web has reached mind boggling proportions, and it shows no signs of stopping. But wait, says Harvard professor Ann Blair -- this is not a new condition.
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Drowning in Information Overload? Maybe You're Not Asking the Right Questions

Drowning in Information Overload? Maybe You're Not Asking the Right Questions | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
These authors say despite what you may be feeling, we are only in the beginning stage of information overload.
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Military Struggles to Harness a Flood of Data

Military Struggles to Harness a Flood of Data | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
Raw information helps determine what targets to hit and what to avoid, but sometimes the data is overwhelming.
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Social media users grapple with information overload - USATODAY.com

Social media users grapple with information overload - USATODAY.com | GEN091InformationOverload | Scoop.it
A crush of social-media toys Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, to name a few is causing communications overload that can spill into work.
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