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    Exclamation Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    A new study by Columbia University psychologists does just that. A new type of amnesia, called the Google Effect, is impacting how humans remember facts because we rely too much on search engines to remember small details or facts. The study was published Friday in the journal Science. The full report can be read on the journal's website. For now you can tell others that Google does have an impact on your memory!


    "The results of four studies suggest that when faced with difficult questions, people are primed to think about computers and that when people expect to have future access to information, they have lower rates of recall of the information itself and enhanced recall instead for where to access it," Professors Betsy Sparrow, Jenny Liu, and Daniel Wegner wrote in their report. "The Internet has become a primary form of external or transactive memory, where information is stored collectively outside ourselves."


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    true true :-\

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Quote Originally Posted by LynAs View Post
    true true :-\
    Are you a victim?


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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    bhila geley ki....google e lekhbo abr mone pore jabe.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frank3nst3in View Post
    Are you a victim?
    yeah big time

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    LOL, ei forum e shobai eitar victim!

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Victim here as well. But as long as I carry my cellphone, Google is always with me. So the Google Effect is kinda sumthing I can live with.

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    they didnt have to go through all these studies to come up with that, everybody know this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shuvin View Post
    they didnt have to go through all these studies to come up with that, everybody know this.
    yeah , totally noobish

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Never memorize what you can look up in books.

    ~Albert Einstein
    seeing is believing..

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    2,095,006,005 victim ache and growing.

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Quote Originally Posted by xCross View Post
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    victim or not, I gotta agree with this!
    thanks xCross, for the quote!

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Quote Originally Posted by xCross View Post
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    hahaahaah...good 1

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    its true

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    Default Re: Study Shows Using Google Makes Us Forgetful

    Quote Originally Posted by Raa View Post
    its true
    i never said its not!

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    Quote Originally Posted by adnan.alvee View Post
    i never said its not!
    haa haa i also never said that, you said its false.

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