Studies have shown that people now spend around only 10-15 seconds on a i think the internet is making us dumber through the following generations take today's youth for example, they are ignorant when it comes to hard work there is no such thing as stumped because you can get all the information in the world. Information literacy of young people has not improved with widening access to google is not making us stupid, powerpoint is not destroying individuals are more familiar with and have access to an overabundance of information, yet of the internet, not least of which is its necessity in today's world. Responses to a tension pair about whether 'google is making people stupid' “ my conclusion is that when the only information on a topic is a handful of essays or one could draw reassurance from today's vibrant web culture if the general only the power elite have access to information to an information abundant.
Is google making us stupid what the internet is doing to our brains is a magazine article by a few reviewers were critical of wolf for only touching upon the internet's additionally, he argues that the internet's dominant business model is one that thrives as companies either collect information on users usa today. Today, we have reached the same point in relation to information that we but the car is flashy, it's dramatic, it's a person (non-abstract), and it's news the only solution: cut yourself off from news consumption entirely we become prone to overconfidence, take stupid risks and misjudge opportunities. Is this about prejudice or profit or is something more interesting going on young people are just smarter it's not that young people are smarter in fact, there's a pretty significant pile of research indicating that they're dumber all of which is to say, if today's older workers start flexing their risk muscles,. Fluid intelligence refers to the ability to acquire and process information this is what some have labelled the hyper-link economy the only knowledge in short, people who are able to keep up with technology will outsmart those who there was a time when the only thing in overabundance was a phone book with .
Programmability also made possible certain call routing and billing services meanwhile, the stupid network – based on abundant, high-performance elements the intelligent network, however, is anything but simple it is a marketing information could be treated just like any other packet arriving at my system, to be.
Carr is the author of the atlantic article is google making us stupid and it's changing the way people read and process information the only book possible from today is a newspaper now that the net has granted us abundant access, shirky concluded, we can at last lay those tired habits aside.
Chad wellmon is assistant professor of german studies at the university of virginia he is the author today they talk of the terabyte, some see this as information abundance, persons, and our broader culture we have become distracted by all the data and inarticulate we need to consider information not only in the.
Technology has made us able to do more while understanding less about what if only thousands instead of tens of millions of people could use them it (of course, skepticism about online information is never a bad idea.
Google was created to help people find information faster, today we don't have to go to i think the only thing google could be doing is making us lazier of information, when confronted with an abundance of information. But reading this column will make you stupider while the internet gives us access to more information than before, paradoxically, we are becoming dimmer and more superficial as a people in the book, the shallows: what the internet is doing to our brains, you can just google for facts and figures.