Scientists warn of Twitter dangers

ಆಗಷ್ಟ್ 27, 2009

Story Highlights

  • USC study says rapid-fire Twitter and news updates are too fast for brain
  • Scans show humans respond rapidly to pain, but not compassion, admiration
  • Scientists say reliance on news snippets could harm moral compass

(CNN) — Rapid-fire TV news bulletins or getting updates via social-networking tools such as Twitter could numb our sense of morality and make us indifferent to human suffering, scientists say.

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http://edition.cnn.com/2009/TECH/ptech/04/14/twitter.study
 
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