The Missing Link

Is Google Making Us Stupid?” author Nicholas Carr, citing recent research, argued that hypertext links were distracting and lowered a reader’s ability to follow and understand what they are reading. Scott Rosenberg shows the value of linking by following the trail back to the original research and finding the devil is in the details. See “Perhaps Avoiding Links Is Really A Way To Get People Not To Read The Details Of The Studies You’re Misrepresenting”

~ by severalfourmany on September 3, 2010.

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