I see a constant flurry of articles, (web) apps and overall chatter on how to manage your information intake. You can read/watch/listen later, filter/sort/index, and, obviously, share everything with anyone . The speed at which these attempts come to light tells me that “information management and consumption” is a real issue!
I’m going to make this one short and simple: if you think that procrastination and obsessive-compulsion are the way you’ll get out of that loop, then be my guest and use any or all of the solutions out there. I’ll save you some trouble though: none will work! The only solution to our problem with excessive consumption is actually quite straight-forward…