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Submission + - How Mobile Devices Kill Your Creativity (readwrite.com)

FuzzNugget writes: ReadWrite has posted a thought-provoking piece on how mobile devices killing our boredom may also be killing our creativity...

"Numerous studies and much accepted wisdom suggest that time spent doing nothing, being bored, is beneficial for sparking and sustaining creativity. With our iPhone in hand — or any smartphone, really — our minds, always engaged, always fixed on that tiny screen, may simply never get bored. And our creativity suffers."

Ironically, you'll probably be reading this on a smartphone.

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How Mobile Devices Kill Your Creativity

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