Does Internet Make You Smarter? Pergunta difícil que o Wall Street Journal tenta responder em um ensaio nada óbvio.

Of course, not everything people care about is a high-minded project. Whenever media become more abundant, average quality falls quickly, while new institutional models for quality arise slowly. Today we have The World’s Funniest Home Videos running 24/7 on YouTube, while the potentially world-changing uses of cognitive surplus are still early and special cases.

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