Definitions

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  • n. Impairment of concentration caused by frequent response to text messages, e-mails, and other forms of digital communication.

Etymologies

info +‎ -mania (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • You are on your way to what Jeffrey Haas, a tech columnist for NOW magazine, calls "infomania"--a disease that can drain your brain.

    Beware Of 'Infomania'

  • Unchecked "infomania" - yes, there's even a term for this instapathology - can lead to a lower IQ, according to a 2005 Hewlett-Packard study.

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  • It's a hilarious segment on infomania where Sarah Haskins picks apart condescending advertising.

    Pondering An Effort At Exercise Software

  • The study warns of the abuse of always-on technology and calls this endemic condition infomania.

    Beware Of 'Infomania'

  • The study for computing firm Hewlett Packard warned of a rise in “infomania”, with people becoming addicted to email and text messages.

    Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » ‘Infomania’ more distracting than marijuana

  • An interesting and thought-provoking video on lgbt pride from the folks at infomania.

    Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. comedy/blog; comedy = 1; featured-posts = 1; nickname = sarah-haskins; entry_id = 308173; advertising = 1; current-tv = 1; currentcom = 1; infomania = 1; sarah-haskins = 1; target-women = 1",

    Sarah Haskins: Target Women: How To Get Hot Chicks

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. comedy/blog; comedy = 1; featured-posts = 1; nickname = sarah-haskins; entry_id = 397275; advertising = 1; current-tv = 1; currentcom = 1; infomania = 1; lessons = 1; new-year = 1; sarah-haskins = 1; satire = 1; target-women = 1",

    Sarah Haskins: Target Women: Lessons 2009 (VIDEO)

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. comedy/blog; comedy = 1; featured-posts = 1; style = 1; nickname = sarah-haskins; entry_id = 324054; advertising = 1; beauty = 1; current-tv = 1; currentcom = 1; infomania = 1; sarah-haskins = 1; target-women = 1",

    Sarah Haskins: Target Women: Beauty Contraptions

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. comedy/blog; comedy = 1; featured-posts = 1; nickname = sarah-haskins; entry_id = 206858; current-tv = 1; currentcom = 1; infomania = 1; laundry = 1; sarah-haskins = 1; sarah-haskins-laundry = 1; target-women = 1; target-women-laundry = 1",

    Sarah Haskins: Target Women: Laundry

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