Another event, another chance to hear the bleated refrain of the modern luddite.
Confusing focus on the device with a lack of attention.
But when all you do is listen and don’t ask questions about the topic, you yourself, like the rote learning fool, will fail to recall.
On the other hand I have permanent references. Everything I’ve tweeted on my device can easily be available in perpetuity. Everything recorded is always available on my Mac, my iPhone, my PC. At a website if I’m using someone elses computer.