How a handful of tech companies control billions of minds every day | Tristan Harris

Pay particular attention to 08:23 - 11:00 where he talks about a "design renaissance that empowers time well spent"

Other notes:
- We maybe have a flawed conception of human nature. We have all these algorithms that optimize for human preference. But which preference?
- Our current tech appeals to our lizard brains
- It asks how we would like to spend our next minute, our next little instance of time. It should be asking how we want to spend our lives

Video description:
A handful of people working at a handful of tech companies steer the thoughts of billions of people every day, says design thinker Tristan Harris. From Faceb...