A quote about Information Overload from 1958

Information Overload

 

Information Overload

 

Technology, so adept in solving problems of man and his environment, must be directed to solving a gargantuan problem of its own creation.
A mass of technical information has been accumulated and that has far outstripped means for making it available to those working in science and engineering.

 

FACETS OF THE TECHNICAL INFORMATION PROBLEM
Charles P. Bourne & Douglas C. Engelbart, 
SRI Journal, Vol.2, No. 1, 1958

 

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