Data overload: are long emails short-circuiting our brains?
Source: The Telegraph
Author: Rozina Sabur
Excerpt: Want to know what a supermoon is? Google has the answer. Want to know what your friend had for dinner? Facebook can fill you in.
It has never been easier to get information - it's quite literally at our fingertips and it has become normal to know more about the daily habits of strangers on the internet than you do about your nearest and dearest.
We seem to be eager to plug into the overwhelming information the digital age has to offer us too: Facebook has over a billion registered accounts and Twitter around 316 million monthly active accounts.