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...ng for quick wins. It almost seems that they go online to avoid reading in the traditional sense.” The last sentence captivates me because I don’t think people are trying to avoid reading in the traditional sense. I see this more as a time and convenience factor. We lived in a society where there aren’t enough hours in the day for most people. For the most part, I do agree this study is probably quite accurate as the University has reported. It’s similar to what I would do myself when searching online, except I would be more prone to dive deeper into articles and read the long ones. But many times I don’t get very far down in the search sequence order before I find what I’m looking for. Lastly, because of the speed of convenience and the wealth of information retrieved from online sources, it is crucial to carefully check the information for credibility.
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