This week’s must-reads: Is ‘tech addiction’ really akin to drug addiction?
In my work as a behavioral designer, I come across important stories on how psychology influences our behavior. Every week, I share my round-up of the most important stories at the intersection of psychology, technology and business. I hope you enjoy them!
Americans Legalize Pot — And Then Panic Over Tech Addiction (The Atlantic) By promoting the idea that technology is hijacking our brains and getting all of us addicted to our devices, techno-fearmongers elevate the exception rather than the rule.