Lately the News has been buzzing about Digital Dementia. Apparently studies in South Korea show people using smart phones or playing a lot of video games have temporary short term memory loss. If that scares you, try reading Theocracide! (Goes on sale in two weeks!)
Honestly, we are all battling it. Electronic media has pushed us to the limits of our mental abilities, in many cases. The biggest problem is that leaves us unaware of what gets in while we are distracted.