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'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia by Paul Lewis (the Guardian) The Google, Apple and Facebook workers who helped make technology so addictive are disconnecting themselves from the internet. Paul Lewis reports on the Silicon Valley refuseniks who worry the race for human attention has created a world…

Social Media was originally published on Island in the Net

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'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia by Paul Lewis (the Guardian)

The Google, Apple and Facebook workers who helped make technology so addictive are disconnecting themselves from the internet. Paul Lewis reports on the Silicon Valley refuseniks who worry the race for human attention has created a world of perpetual distraction that could ultimately end in disaster

Venture capitalists, Roger McNamee.

Facebook and Google assert with merit that they are giving users what they want. The same can be said about tobacco companies and drug dealers.

I have nothing to add to that.

Social Media was originally published on Island in the Net

Author: Khürt Williams

Somewhere in the woods, streams and streets of Montgomery Township, Rocky Hill and Princeton Township, there is a Caribbean-American man walking around with a camera. Or maybe he’s at home sipping a brew from a nearby craft ale brewery.

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