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Vint Cerf on the prospect of a “digital dark age”

Resource Author:  Vinton Cerf
Resource Date:  03/20/2018
Resource Name:  CBSN
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Human Kinda

Resource Author:  Bianca Giaever
Resource Date:  10/26/2015
Resource Name:  JetBlue
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Jet Blue presents Human Kinda – a short film.

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Connected, but Alone?

Resource Author:  Sherry Turkle
Resource Date:  02/02/2012
Resource Name:  Ted
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

As we expect more from technology, do we expect less from each other? Sherry Turkle studies how our devices and online personas are redefining human connection and communication — and asks us to think deeply about the new kinds of connection we want to have.

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How to deal with information overload

Resource Date:  10/08/2015
Resource Name:  WFLA
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Do you sometimes feel like your being overwhelmed with too much information?

Smart phones, texting, the internet, your kids, spouse and family might all contribute to information overload. Life used to be much less complicated. But what you may not know is our brain is capable of meeting the demands of today’s complex society, without experiencing exhaustive stress.

As Dr. William Lambos explains, it’s just a matter of retraining your brain.

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Information Overload: Interview with David Ryan Polgar

Resource Author:  David Ryan Polgar
Resource Date:  03/22/2013
Resource Name:  YouTube
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Sarah Miner interviews David Ryan Polgar about Information Overload. Polgar is the author of Wisdom in the Age of Twitter.

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Information Overload: Interview with David Ryan Polgar

Resource Author:  David Ryan Polgar
Resource Date:  03/22/2013
Resource Name:  YouTube
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Information Overload: Interview with David Ryan Polgar

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Information Overload: Interview with David Ryan Polgar about Mental Obesity

Resource Author:  Sarah Miner
Resource Date:  03/21/2013
Resource Name:  Sarah Miner
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A short discussion about ways to find a balance with our information consumption in order to maximize our creativity and productivity.

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Information Overload and Technology

Resource Author:  Margaux Le Pierres
Resource Date:  02/05/2012
Resource Name:  YouTube
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

A motion infographic about information overload and technology animated entirely in Flash at FIT.

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Multitasking Exercise

Resource Author:  Dave Crenshaw
Resource Date:  01/14/2012
Resource Name:  DaveCrenshaw.com
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Think you’re a good multitasker? Know someone who thinks they are? Here’s your chance to put your skills to this test! In this video, Dave Crenshaw walks you through the multitasking exercise he shares in his live keynote speeches and workshops.

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‘The Information Diet’: Should Americans Exercise More ‘Conscious Consumption’?

Resource Author:  Hari Sreenivasan and Clay Johnson
Resource Date:  05/18/2012
Resource Name:  PBS
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Information has become so abundant and so cheap that, like food, many of us consume too much of it. And what we consume isn’t always the best around.

In “The Information Diet,” author Clay Johnson lays out the case for conscious consumption.

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