What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.
– Herbert Simon
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, message boards, and forums are now ubiquitous. These powerful communication tools offer many strong benefits. However, social media participation can also become a destructive addiction, where the benefits are overshadowed by negative side effects.
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