Mobile vs. computers

Smartphones Make It Easier to Follow the News, but Harder to Comprehend

News coverage of former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee felt a lot like a live choose your own adventure game. You could watch the live feed, read the raw transcripts, follow live news analyses written by reporters and political commentators, or just watch Twitter blow up before your eyes. Now, in the aftermath, there are plenty of opinion pieces, hot takes, and deep dives to wade through—much more information than the average person has time to consume in one sitting. Thank goodness for smart phones and tablets, right? Not quite. ….[READ]

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