Monday, August 10, 2009

Milk or social media with your coffee?

Today's topic has been the time at which we look at our multi media devices and connect to the internet.

The New York Times reporting that

After six to eight hours of network deprivation — also known as sleep — people are increasingly waking up and lunging for cellphones and laptops, sometimes even before swinging their legs to the floor and tending to more biologically urgent activities.
and an even more worrying picture of

Weekday mornings have long been frenetic, disjointed affairs. Now families that used to fight over the shower or the newspaper tussle over access to the lone household computer — or about whether they should be using gadgets at all, instead of communicating with one another.

via Mashable

1 comment:

Chrystal K. said...

I've also recently started getting online in the morning.