Category Archives: Schools and Industry

0345a_ February 9, 2018_ Truth About Tech: Addiction by Design_ By Carole Hornsby Haynes, Ph.D. _ World Net Daily

Donna Jack
July 10, 2018

“Give me just one generation of youth, and I’ll transform the whole world.”-  Vladimir Lenin

Carole Haynes had this article published in the World Net Daily.

Portions from the article are below, and you can read the entire article here:  http://drcarolehhaynes.com/index.php/articles/digital-learning/252-truth-about-tech-addiction-by-design

__________________________________________________

Truth About Tech: Addiction By Design

By Carole Hornsby Haynes, Ph.D. February 9, 2018 World Net Daily

“What many parents have suspected is now being exposed by former Silicon Valley employees: that tech companies have designed their digital products to be addictive.

“The Center for Humane Technology, which was recently founded by former Google and Facebook employees, has joined forces with media watchdog, Common Sense Media. In their first campaign – Truth About Tech – they will educate millions of consumers about the dangers of tech products and pressure tech companies to create less addictive and less intrusive products.

“Tech companies incorporate techniques within the digital products that result in user addiction. Continue reading