Information Consumes Attention

For every canvas there is an artist. Are you sure someone has not selected your mind as a useful canvas? Information without wisdom, content without context creates dissonance. Information consumes attention and attention is a finite resource. Noise and propaganda inundate our daily lives. Overwhelmed by ever sharper sound bites/bytes and smaller quanta of meaning … Continue reading Information Consumes Attention

Signal to Noise

Signal to noise: Data does not equal information. Data must be interpreted and understood in order to become information. Information does not equal knowledge. Knowledge is a construct that is created in the mind of the user as a result of accessing, processing and understanding information. Different individuals may extract different knowledge from the same … Continue reading Signal to Noise