Computerworld on Information Overload

When I was contacted by a journalist writing an article for Computerworld on information overload, I was delighted to participate.

Not only did Mary Brandel get to the essence of the issue in her article published this morning, she captured exactly what I was trying to get across to her when being interviewed. This was particularly refreshing since that often isn’t the case when I’m interviewed or even quoted.

Give it a read if you’re wrestling, like I am, with the siren’s song of all the new communications methods at-our-fingertips from RSS readers, to Twitter, IM, SMS, social networks, FriendFeed and other like aggregators, along with all the other internet-centric offerings seductively calling to us to give them our attention.

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  1. ken thompson on September 9, 2008 at 11:01 am

    Hi Steve

    Wow – reading that article you seem to have made quite a science of filtering information.

    I am afraid I am much more chaotic no matter how hard I try to organise myself. It seems to me that this would be a great subject for a conference or even a book?

    I guess the trick is working out what is enough as you could do it 24*7? Also how to give up the illusion that you are keeping fully up to date as that could drive you mad?

    Keep up the good work

    Best Regards

    KEN

    http://www.bioteams.com



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