Maybe you find yourself scrolling through Twitter every few days, or maybe you're on it all day long, obsessively monitoring your follower stats and seeing the whole world through the lens of what you'll tweet about next. Does Twitter make our lives better or worse? Photo: Shutterstock
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Technology and Everyday Distractions
Whether or not multitasking creates ADD symptoms in otherwise attentive people is a subject of ongoing debate.
At a minimum, our plugged-in world, filled with noisy and visually cluttered screens, phones, and other devices, is frustrating to many, and especially challenging for those with ADD/ADHD.
Expanding your social network beyond your familiar circle of friends can have surprising benefits. It's those weak ties that bring fresh ideas and unexpected opportunities: a job or an apartment or a mate.
From the ever-expanding Googleverse to the snarky payoff of celebrity gossip, life is splintered and refracted in a million ways by contemporary communication tools. The media has a profound impact on how we perceive ourselves and our world.