Why we all need the Slow Web movement.
Fascinating essay on distraction. Why does it happen? Is it always bad? What, if anything, should we do about it?
Will the ban on screen-based devices in the audience be the most ground-shaking innovation to come out of this week’s @TEDGlobal event in London?
Surprise, surprise: children do better in schools that ban mobile phones.
Reading to toddlers with real books seems to foster richer learning than does reading with e-readers or tablets.
Check out Werner Herzog’s film on the perils + folly of texting while driving. Powerful, poignant + oddly beautiful.
A useful reminder of how smartphones can make us less smart. If we don’t use them wisely…