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Information Overload Dissolves Into Nothingness

  • May 16, 2004
If we look from a hierarchical perspective there is a need for having all available information at your disposal. It is what keeps you on top of it all. The usage of the term information overload implies a hierarchical situation. Taking the emergence perspective, information overload dissolves into nothingness: it is not about the individual information items, it’s about the overall shapes and patterns they in combination convey, which you should be alert to. Ton's Interdependent Thoughts: The Emergence of Blogging