Tristan Harris and Aza Raskin, The Center for Humane Technology

Your Undivided Attention

Technology companies are locked in an arms race to seize your attention, and that race is tearing apart our shared social fabric. In this inaugural podcast from the Center for Humane Technology, hosts Tristan Harris and Aza Raskin will expose the hidden designs that have the power to hijack our attention, manipulate our choices and destabilize our real world communities. They’ll explore what it means to become sophisticated about human nature, by interviewing hypnotists, magicians, experts on the dynamics of cults and election hacking and the powers of persuasion. How can we escape this unrelenting race to the bottom of the brain stem? Start by subscribing to our new series, Your Undivided Attention.

Technology companies are locked in an arms race to seize your attention, and that race is tearing apart our shared social fabric. In this inaugural podcast from the Center for Humane Technology, hosts Tristan Harris and Aza Raskin will expose the hidden designs that have the power to hijack our attention, manipulate our choices and destabilize our real world communities. They’ll explore what it means to become sophisticated about human nature, by interviewing hypnotists, magicians, experts on the dynamics of cults and election hacking and the powers of persuasion. How can we escape this unrelenting race to the bottom of the brain stem? Start by subscribing to our new series, Your Undivided Attention.

Episodes: 30

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Are the Kids Alright?

Duration: 41 min

The Social Dilemma

Duration: 4 min

Facebook Goes '2Africa'

Duration: 36 min

When Media Was for You and Me

Duration: 37 min

Digital Democracy Is Within Reach

Duration: 47 min

Beyond the Boycott

Duration: 9 min

The World According to Q

Duration: 59 min

The Bully’s Pulpit

Duration: 56 min

The Dictator's Playbook Revisited

Duration: 52 min

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