Information overload

Information is something we face every day. There is so much of it, that we may suffer from an information overload. In the past 20 years the amount of information easily accessible to the common people has increased tenfold, if not more. Internet is of course the main reason for this avalanche of knowledge, and technology makes it more and more convenient to get to all this. Fast Internet access, big screens and multiple monitors, and smartphones are the big thing these days, but how did people in the old days go about finding information, when big books were all they could use? Continue reading “Information overload”