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Digital Devices Deprive Brain of Needed Downtime

August 25th, 2010 08:07 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

siliconbits writes with an excerpt from NY Times: “Technology makes the tiniest windows of time entertaining, and potentially productive. But scientists point to an unanticipated side effect: when people keep their brains busy with digital input, they are forfeiting downtime that could allow them to better learn and remember information, or come up with new ideas.”

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