Are Web-driven multitaskers suckers for irrelevancy?
Aug 28, 2009, 21:03 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Needle)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"“We kept looking for what they’re better at and we
didn’t find it,” said Eyal Ophir, one of the
study’s lead authors and a researcher in Stanford’s
Communication Between Humans and Interactive Media Lab.
"The researchers said they tested a group of “high tech
jugglers” who tend to carry on some combination of e-mail and
instant messaging conversations, text messaging and Web surfing,
while also doing homework and watching TV."