Google and your memory

10 05 2013

I am grateful to James Little for posting this great infographic on Google and your memory from

This made me think (yet again) of Rheingold’s 21st century literacies.  Probably ‘attention’ – our reliance on this external memory may impact on the development of our understanding.  Also the need for the development of Critical Consumption (“Crap Detection”)  in order to balance the habit of ‘just Google it’.


Also then the relevance of the active learning stuff from ocTEL week 3