Some call it the Age of Information, but in another view it can be called the Age of Distraction.
While humanity has never been free of our distractions - from swatting those bothersome gnats around the fireplace to dealing with piles of paper mail and ringing telephones -- never have the distractions been so loud and so overwhelming, and persistent as they are now. We enjoy an array of browser tabs open, email notifications, Twitter and Facebook messages, and mobile devices that are always on. Did you know that multitasking is not something that benefits us? We are just skimming the surface. Really, doing two, three and