On Deadline: Is 'technomultitasking' hurting our kids emotionally? Our society? | June 24, 2011 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - June 24, 2011

On Deadline: Is 'technomultitasking' hurting our kids emotionally? Our society?

by Jay Thorwaldson

Young persons who are heavy multitaskers seem to lose the ability to multitask efficiently over time, a Kaiser Family Foundation/Stanford University study disclosed last year. It got lots of media attention.

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Former Weekly Editor Jay Thorwaldson can be emailed at jthorwaldson@paweekly.com.

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