In and out of networks
Is there going to be a time when people will look back wistfully on the good old days, thinking about how flexible social networks used to be?
Staying connected during the lock down period is essential for most of us. As a result, we find ourselves joining shared interest groups and having to get used to new dynamics in communication.
Instant messaging has a way of bringing information into our lives which we may or may not wish to be exposed to.
A considerable amount of time and effort is used in sifting the wheat from the chaff in these situations, which can be taxing on mental energy.
Is it sensible to put a limit on the number of networks one gets involved in?