A year without internet : I was wrong (Paul Miller)

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[Interesting experience by Paul Miller showing that "no web is not the solution".]

I was wrong.

One year ago I left the internet. I thought it was making me unproductive. I thought it lacked meaning. I thought it was « corrupting my soul. »

It’s a been a year now since I « surfed the web » or « checked my email » or « liked » anything with a figurative rather than literal thumbs up. I’ve managed to stay disconnected, just like I planned. I’m internet free.

And now I’m supposed to tell you how it solved all my problems. I’m supposed to be enlightened. I’m supposed to be more « real, » now. More perfect.

Read more : http://www.theverge.com/2013/5/1/4279674/im-still-here-back-online-after-a-year-without-the-internet

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