Learningz, March 11

Today I’m linking an article with some new findings on the state of ‘reading’ in modern life. Some interesting takeaways.

More than one-quarter of those surveyed said they would rather surf the internet and use social media than read – rising to 56% among 18- to 30-year-olds.

More than half of adults (56%) said they think the internet and computers will replace books in the next 20 years, with nearly two-thirds (64%) of 18- to 30-year-olds stating this view.


Of course, the fact still remains:

The study concludes that, on average, people who read regularly are more satisfied with life, happier and more likely to feel their life is worthwhile.


Learningz, June 25

June 25, 2013:

Internet Hacks comin’ at ya!!


Lots of great hacks/shortcuts here — including the very first. I didn’t know about the AROUND feature, but it’s pretty awesome. Lots of great Chrome stuff in here too.

More fuel to Internet all-the-better!