Have we gotten to the point where we must harness technological power for better organization of information?

This article titled “Drowning in data? The solution is simple: use more technology” was written by Rory Carroll in San Francisco, for guardian.co.uk on Saturday 2nd February 2013 19.04 UTC

If you’re suffering information overload from email, news feeds, social media and other electronic chatter, you could turn it all off, hide under the duvet and yearn for return to a simpler, quieter time. Technology geeks, however, are advocating a different solution: embrace software as an ally, not an enemy, and use it to filter out the noise. The Macworld/iWorld show in San Francisco this week displayed services and products for smartphones, tablets and laptops to tame the overload they create, a case of supply creating its own, burgeoning demand.

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