Word on the Street: Internet smarts

News 12 asked viewers if using the Internet for information makes them feel more intelligent.

News 12 asked viewers if using the Internet for information makes them feel more intelligent. (4/7/15)

BROOKLYN - So many questions are answered using the Internet these days, but does "Googling" make us feel smarter? 

A new study asked two groups of people how a zipper works. Both groups were given the same information, but one had it from the Internet, while the other was "offline." 

According to the experiment, the group of Internet users believed they were the smarter ones. 

News 12 decided to ask viewers if the Internet makes them feel smarter.

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