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The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains

A talk by Nicholas Carr at SXSWi 2010

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March 16, 2010 7:30 AM

500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78701-4121

500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78701-4121

The Net is rerouting our neural pathways, making us adept at skimming information but incapable of concentration and contemplation. The subtle mind of the book reader is being replaced by the distracted mind of the screen watcher.

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