Put Your Cognitive Surplus to Good Use [www.lifehacker.com]

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goggle-boxes.jpgInternet expert and author Clay Shirky’s new book, Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age, discusses how the internet enables us to use slivers of time our culture has historically spent watching television making truly incredible things—like Wikipedia.

The image above, from web site Information is Beautiful, provides a nice visualization of this idea, putting into perspective how powerful redirecting even a small portion of our collective cognitive surplus can be. […]