Our brains are effectively "wired" by the technology we use, especially the tech we use when we’re young.
Your Brain on Books
If you’re a Boomer, the primary technology in your classroom was a book. You read for thousands of hours, and that did things to your brain. Your brain learned to be still, to focus, to ignore distractions. Reading is like swimming in the deep end of the pool rather than playing in the shallows. ...