The information in The Information Diet isn’t new. It’s been talked about for years by lots of amazing writers and experts. Here are just a few places online that are discussing healthy information consumption habits and the role media plays in that equation.

About the Brain

Jonah Lehrer’s Frontal Cortex

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Deric Bownds’ Mindblog

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About the Media


Techmeme’s news aggregator about the media

BuzzMachine by Jeff Jarvis

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Knight Blog

Eric Newton’s stuff is particularly good on the Knight Foundation Blog:

MIT Center for Civic Media

Note: It’s depressing that this list contains such little diversity. Please, if there’s more to add here, consider adding those resources

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