Digital Crumble

Crumbly on the outside, sweet and squishy inside. An attempt to bake sense into my online wanderings.

Jan 16
“Likely due to the fact that they’ve developed areas in their brains that lay relatively dormant in monolinguals, bilinguals seem to have abilities unrelated to language acquisition. They are better at divergent thinking tasks, for example, which require one to process unrelated concepts. Bilingual children are able to analyze language on a meta-linguistic level, detecting whether a speaker avoids redundancy and whether he or she follows conversational rules, such as not interrupting, more readily than do their monolingual peers. This ability probably derives from the fact that bilingual children intuitively understand that any given language is just one form of communication, a means to an end; they can therefore be more more “topdown”in evaluating how a conversation plays out.” Double Talk | Psychology Today

Stephanie Booth. Stephanie Booth is a freelance internet geek who lives in Lausanne, Switzerland. Digital Crumble is where she dumps all sorts of interesting stuff she finds online.

Following:
ferrydust teachingliteracy merlin beatgozon ermedicine psychotherapy we-are-star-stuff kickstarter johntropea itscolossal designerdaily quandmonchat lessig digitalyn clientsfromhell fuckyouverymuch dianarainbowcheese whatleydude somewherehq instagram fred-wilson cranquis martinroell crackrockmountain briansolis simplyann gabydunn deshommesetdeschatons adactio chartier sexologist sdufaux staff itgetsbetterproject chriswoebken mccasal david austinkleon tripet hexapod rafer shitmystudentswrite mentakingup2muchspaceonthetrain talltattooedtexasgirl joanne-vs superamit mimolechat batixa ville-nouvelle chersvoisins naturalog tariqkrim core henrietteweber politis oneman stoweboyd danicar exiledesigns clopin petronillapaperdoll shashib jephjacques histoire assistanteveto gary mashablehq sahilk 8bitrevolver artdelacuriosite messagewithabottle homelessfornow vanderwal manchettes hyperlaxe nickreese lyonelkaufmann thekoiandthedragon novicephoenix neil-gaiman glenda salut-l-artiste theanimalblog tedr brianoberkirch gcn cafe-soda capucha pcrevoisier billso noneck jayparkinsonmd blakewhitman ajustetitre rogueleaderr twitterstatus thelausanneguide evrenk hithertodotnet dannie carnetdenote joiito clairecmc bibiweb ilovereadingandwriting factoryjoe vhunziker markgould13 gina gjb violetblue icelandwantstobeyourfriend thefoush kari-shma nghtlght chezlegygy meinekatze benwatt emptyage tablelinen bonjourlechat villagerswithpitchforks textfromdog bradleypjohnson jessicabigarel ulule houseofswitzerlandambassadors dyditastic reluctantbuddha thegoldenageisover apartness underpaidgenius pivwan haldenbeaumont sportballsreplacedwithcats matthewdipaolamd felicienleonard loobylu amandalindsayrose slashclip rocketboom amitguptaneedsyou annajobin premiertexto euansemple imajes seancregan thekittencovers gjacksonsdiary cargonomies clivethompson cgiorgi iindia deerard jayrosen arkham cmic 100daystyleradamsmith mycatisanerd vivdora francoismonney factandaphoto theeconomist whenyouliveinlausanne undercaffeinated jayparkinsonmain eclatsdesilex shitthatsirisays xcambar catroulette wildfood howardsbutt stephanieklebetsanis benoitmeunier everyoneisother actualfacebookgraphsearches oshiro leuthi theamazingios6maps futureerdoc archeomedias tommorrisdotorg ratp-hall-of-fake apipt cielmonchaton huslage windingstring jrochester 43folders the-write-idea joidiving soufron 3threenov raph jingc catatar e-miliep lstantzos 5by5studios relaxintheair thingstowatchin2011 mariutsch evernote helsisters bibliothecaire sshrpe noblasters miezekatzen materialco yourcontext technofeliz morgienne coldwaterswimming organicatoday masala-chai lelocal windowsotworld lisamac muslimswearingthings lpalli incisive tummler inboxzero yannik stephaniedk theawkwardboyfriend 6changes enquotations sravana workatjelly woodspock autisme notafish jononline inauguration suw galipeau