internet as transactional memory, atrophying individual memory?

Nothing groundbreaking, but a really nice description of how the networked and shared access to all information ever captured is shaping our individual memory and information retrieval strategies. Or something. I don’t have the attention span to actually read the article. Or the short article summarizing the article. Or, really, to write a proper blog post about the short article summarizing the article. I know I think of memory first as query structures....

July 14, 2011 · 1 min