Human Attention Span Decreased to 8 secs (2013)

Source: Venture Beat, Dec 2016

A recent Microsoft consumer study claims that the human attention span today is 8 seconds, down from 12 seconds in 2000.

We had to figure out how to deal with the constant bombardment of information, so we shortened our attention span from 12 to 8 seconds to help us multitask, prioritize, and consume quickly and efficiently.

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