The Reading Brain in The Digital Age
I prefer paper over screens for the simple reason paper is eye-friendly. Here are more reasons
‘E-readers and tablets are becoming more popular as such technologies improve, but research suggests that reading on paper still boasts unique advantages
‘…Jean-Louis Constanza, presents “A Magazine Is an iPad That Does Not Work” as naturalistic observation—a Jane Goodall among the chimps moment—that reveals a generational transition. “Technology codes our minds,” he writes in the video’s description. “Magazines are now useless and impossible to understand, for digital natives“—that is, for people who have been interacting with digital technologies from a very early age.
‘…Whether they realize it or not, many people approach computers and tablets with a state of mind less conducive to learning than the one they bring to paper…’
Why Is Your Carrier Making Your Smartphone Dumb?
‘With a processor offering over 1 GHz of power, awesome graphics and storage of around 16 GB (more often than not), your smartphone should be capable of so much more. So why isn’t it? Why are your friends with the same device easily able to browse the web or perform very basic tasks in the blink of an eye? The problem, dear reader, is not with your phone. It’s with your carrier…’
Google Searches Reveal Seasonal Trends in Mental Illnesses
Winnti Cyberespionage Campaign Targets Gaming Companies
‘The Winnti group stole game “runes” or “gold” which are used by players to convert the virtual gains into actual money. The stolen source code was used to search for vulnerabilities in the game that were ultimately exploited to accumulate in-game money. It was also used by the attackers to deploy their own pirated versions of gaming servers…’
A quick and practical solution to restrict applications
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