Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday May 13, 2015

Microsoft Study: Your Attention Span Is Worse Than A Goldfish

How the hell can your attention span be worse than a...oh look, is that a gold fish?

Humans have become so obsessed with portable devices and overwhelmed by content that we now have attention spans shorter than that of the previously jokingly juxtaposed goldfish. In 2000 the average attention span was 12 seconds, but this has now fallen to just eight. The goldfish is believed to be able to maintain a solid nine.