Technology and memory

technology and memory

Technology and memory

An excellent article from the BBC website on the link between technology and memory. What with the outsourcing of information and our reliance on smartphones and computers, is the over-reliance on new technology actually eroding our memory and cognitive abilities?

Read the full article here: http://www.bbc.com/news/education-34454264

 

You can also find Dr. Isabelle Rouleau’s opposite perspective and standpoint on one of our previous posts, where she mentions that such technological tools are in fact enhancing our abilities, by enabling our minds to make room for more valuable information than basic facts or phone numbers. Follow her radio interview here: http://neurosolution.ca/en/2015/12/memoire-et-technologie/