Information Overload, Then and Now

Resource Author:  Ann Blair
Resource Date:  11/28/2010
Resource Name:  The Chronicle
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Feeling overwhelmed by too much information? What else is new? The amount of digital data available on the Web every day reaches records of mind-boggling proportions—now more than a zettabyte (1021 bytes) and presumably accumulating at an ever-increasing rate, estimated at 30-percent growth per year from 1999 to 2002.