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Nov 30, 2017

Brands, via technology, want our attention ALL. THE. TIME. Courtney Maum, author of Touch, joins to talk about persuasion design, and how technology is increasingly designed to make us passive audiences, rather than active participants. 

"Breaking Up With Your Smartphone"
https://medium.com/@cmaum/breaking-up-with-your-smartphone-e9568145e00a

"Notifications: A Tragedy Of the Digital Commons"
https://medium.com/positiveslope/notifications-a-tragedy-of-the-digital-commons-4a4d5eef2bc8

"Technology is Diminishing Us"
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/dec/03/jonathan-safran-foer-technology-diminishing-us

"'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia"
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/oct/05/smartphone-addiction-silicon-valley-dystopia