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How Do Teens Do Homework Today?

It takes a lot of multitasking, but Michaela admits that sometimes it's nice to focus on just one thing. Michaela is a 17-year-old high school student from Irvine, CA.

Our constant multitasking furthers a culture of instant gratification. Todd Oppenheimer i...
Multitasking Mentality
Is 17-year-old Greg too wired for his own good? This Digital Native and his parents descr...
Online, All the Time
At M.I.T, one of the world's most competitive universities, we found a stark contrast betw...
Multitasking at M.I.T.


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posted February 2, 2010

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