texting http://kalw.org en The costs of multitasking http://kalw.org/post/costs-multitasking <p></p><p></p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 01:17:37 +0000 Ben Trefny 19838 at http://kalw.org The costs of multitasking Sweden, it’s as though we never knew you http://kalw.org/post/sweden-it-s-though-we-never-knew-you <p>It seemed to be going so well, that exercise in democratic Tweeting that Sweden so optimistically dived into this month.</p><p>In case you missed it, the idea was to allow a different Swede citizen to helm the country&rsquo;s official Twitter account each week, in a government effort to showcase the diversity of Sweden&rsquo;s citizenry.</p><p>You have to imagine that any bureaucrat worth their salt who would approve of such a risky experiment would have a contingency plan for when that experiment inevitably went off the rails.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 20:59:58 +0000 Turnstyle News 12093 at http://kalw.org Sweden, it’s as though we never knew you