The tyranny of messaging and notifications

Up until just a few years ago, one would normally receive a lot of emails a day, which resulted in an exhausting, time-consuming daily task that we often grumbled about aplenty. Now, because of social media and messaging services, that number has been cut by more than half. But things are possibly actually worse. These days, messages on your smartphone come from so many directions that it’s incredibly distracting and even harder to deal with.Today’s messaging platforms seem to demand instant attention! message platforms

Can we endure even one more communications service? What are the drawbacks to this higher level of communications technology? Do we have tangible solutions to what is supposed to be a communications aid or tool?

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