SteveGattuso

Hi, I'm Steve Gattuso! I'm a New Yorker 🗽 who enjoys writing software 🤓, cycling 🚲, and trying to figure out ways to make humanity more sustainable 🚇. I'm a hackNY '13 alum, Recurser, and currently employed at Amperon 🔌.

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↗ 'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia

Really great article discussing the immense amount of power tech companies have amassed through smartphones and a fun ‘lil touch of psychological manipulation.

Yes, I understand that sentence sounds a bit hypobolic/conspiracy-theoryish, however I agree that tech’s power/abilities have been rapidly growing this decade and is now culminating in the political insanities (eg Brexit/Trump) we’re seeing now.