Human beings are information omnivores: we are constantly collecting, labeling, and organizing data. But today, the shift from the physical to the digital is mixing, burning, and ripping our lives apart. In the past, everything had its one place–the physical world demanded it–but now everything has its places: multiple categories, multiple shelves. Simply put, everything is suddenly miscellaneous. …
(Recommended to me by Sean)
Sounds like a very interesting book to me. I’m considering ordering it online. Thx for the tip!
Aug 10th, 2007 / 4:32 pm