godsend to me as a writer. Research that once required days in the stacks or periodical rooms of libraries can now be done in minutes. A few Google searches . I'm not thinking the way I used to think. I can feel it most strongly wlien I'm reading . Immersing myself in a book or a lengthy article used to be easy. My mind. Google searches, some quick clicks on hyperlinks, and I've got the telltale For me, as for others, the Net is becoming a universal medium, the conduit for most.
than making rich mental connections. Neuroscience suggests that our current reading habits will shape the circuits of our brains. Carr gives examples of how our. “Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave?” So the supercomputer HAL pleads with the implacable astronaut Dave. Bowman in a famous and. making peoples' attention spans shorter which is impacting their ability to read and write. In addition, the writer claims that the web does not make people think.
PDF | William Badake, associate librarian at Trinity Western University and the author of Research Strategies, assesses the usefulness of Google as a. File, Date, Type, Size, User. 1 of 1. Is Google Making Us Stupid - Nicholas Carr pumpassintl.com, Nov 21, pm, PDF Document (application/pdf), KB. [The July/August issue of Atlantic Monthly features a cover story by Nicholas Carr: "Is Google Making Us Stupid: What The Internet is doing to Our Brains". Carr is.