infoglut


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infoglut

(INFOrmation GLUT) See information overload.
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Even before the mainstream internet, we were already confronting Too Much Information--and hearing about it ad nauseum (See also: infoglut, data smog, infobesity, intoxication, infomania, dataholism, etc.
The hackathons were small attempts to manage this infoglut.
Infoglut and movies make poor bedfellows, only one of the reasons why "Casino Jack," the dramatization of the epic Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal, fares no better than Alex Gibney's Ahramoff doc, "Casino Jack: The United State of Money," which preemed at Sundance.
The TAO of Topic Maps: finding the way in the age of infoglut http://www.
Notice that the Baby Einstein testimonials are provided by parents rather than child development experts, a trend that (depending on one's perspective) reflects the democratizing tendencies of infoglut or the elevation of every opinion to the same level of merit.
This is, in part, the scientific explanation of why keyword searching nearly always results in infoglut.
They touch upon the infoglut problem (though this term is, perhaps wisely, not used in the book).
Don't add to others' infoglut and your own by forwarding jokes or other irrelevant messages to those who may not have the time for them.
Nathenson, Internet Infoglut and Invisible Ink: Spamdexing Search Engines with Meta Tags, 12 HARV.
Hemphill also recommends considering Kiplinger's Taming the Paper Tiger (See sidebar at right, "Remedies for Infoglut.
Both the perceived infoglut and the infovoid are increasing exponentially and in lock step with each other, especially over the past decade, due to the advent of networked computer systems, the Internet, and the World Wide Web.