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The Shallows

What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains

Nicholas Carr

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The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains (2010) by Nicholas Carr is a cautionary look at how extensive Internet use changes the human brain. While the Internet can be a useful tool, it’s riddled with distractions like hyperlinks, scrolling feeds, and pop-up windows that erode users’ attention span...

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The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains (2010) by Nicholas Carr is a cautionary look at how extensive Internet use changes the human brain. While the Internet can be a useful tool, it’s riddled with distractions like hyperlinks, scrolling feeds, and pop-up windows that erode users’ attention span...