Some adolescents adept at media multitasking, Research by high school students reveals

10 octubre 2014

Telling youths who are juggling multiple electronic devices to ‘focus on the task at hand’ may not always be good advice, according to research. Contrary to popular belief that multitasking leads to poor performance, researchers found the opposite is true for adolescents who spend a lot of time switching between media devices and tasks. «Maybe practice really does make perfect,» one investigator said.