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Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better

Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better - Clive Thompson The book broke down some of my preconceptions taken from the news or other books that claimed more or less that technology will be the apocalypse of human kind. I would love in the future a book from the same author about what we can do not to be overwhelmed by memes, meaningless online conversations and the addictiveness of browsing and this way dismiss the benefits on the network.

Currently reading

Mrs. Dalloway
Virginia Woolf
You Can't Make This Stuff Up: The Complete Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction--from Memoir to Literary Journalism and Everything in Between
Lee Gutkind
Mrs. Dalloway
Virginia Woolf, Maureen Howard
An Extraordinary Theory of Objects: A Memoir of an Outsider in Paris
Stephanie LaCava
Live or Die
Anne Sexton