Has the smartphone limited attention spans or increased access to knowledge?
MAY 18, 2020
At the same time, our ability to pay attention remains constant. . The truth about attention spans. There is a myth floating around the internet that humans have worse attention spans than goldfish. BBC Health investigated this claim and found it to be a statistical farce. . The question is not, “have our attention spans changed or reduced?” ” The question is, “can we learn to pay attention despite distraction?”