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Turn Off Your Push Notifications. All of Them
David Pierce, in Wired: "You'll discover that you don't miss the stream of cards filling your lockscreen, because they never existed for your benefit. They're for brands and developers, methods by which thirsty growth hackers can grab your attention anytime they want. Allowing an app to send you push notifications is like allowing a store clerk to grab you by the ear and drag you into their store. You're letting someone insert a commercial into your life anytime they want. Time to turn it off."
wiredmagazine  notifications  distraction  addiction  phone  productivity 
yesterday by warnick
The Complete Moral Bankruptcy of Manipulating Human Psychology To Turn Users Into Addicts
Given that some (all?) of your income comes from teaching software makers how to leverage BJ Fogg’s discoveries on behavioral psychology for fun and profit, you must surely be one of the least…
psychology  addiction 
yesterday by geetarista
The Phones We Love Too Much
Lesley Alderman, in the NY Times: "In our quest to be connected through technology, we’re tuning out our partners and interrupting a kind of biological broadband connection."
technology  addiction  nytimes  phone 
yesterday by warnick
RESILIENCY: Bringing the Voices of Addiction & Recovery To the Surface (Nov 29)
"We have planned a participatory evening with field experts, and persons with lived experiences, to share their perspectives and candid personal stories, to give Londoners an opportunity to educate themselves, on a topic often labeled as “taboo”."
crhesi  radar  addiction  event  ldnont  drugs  gambling 
2 days ago by jamesshelley
How to resist technology addiction - CNN
While researchers are trying to discover whether kids (and parents) can be addicted to technology, some computer scientists are revealing secrets for keeping us hooked.
addiction 
6 days ago by nathanen
Facebook was designed to be addictive. Does that make it evil?
Facebook and other Silicon Valley companies strive to keep users hooked. Does that make them evil?
facebook  siliconvalley  addiction  ux  slate 
7 days ago by jorgebarba
Facebook founding president sounds alarm - BBC News
do you know your neighbour? Chomsky manufactured consent. perfect personal propagandist. outrage machine. time waster. feedback loop for No Representation feelings. “I use these platforms, I just don’t let these platforms use me,” // Adam Curtis - FB can not present you with a future, a proposal. bc it is insular isolated environment (perfect personal propagandist) even if you are 'connected with the world.' It's a sham. Its millions of bubbles. not "A" world connected. Occypy was better than facebook. But Occupy hat not even a handful of leaders. political social economic movements need leaders to refer to, dialogue, interview, sign policy papers, etc etc. mass democracy still needs a leader and leadershuip and management and people skills. see Momentum.
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