Tristan Harris:
How better tech could protect us from distraction

TEDxBrussels · 14:55 · Filmed Dec 2014
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How often does technology interrupt us from what we really mean to be doing? At work and at play, we spend a startling amount of time distracted by pings and pop-ups — instead of helping us spend our time well, it often feels like our tech is stealing it away from us. Design thinker Tristan Harris offers thoughtful new ideas for technology that creates more meaningful interaction. He asks: "What does the future of technology look like when you're designing for the deepest human values?"

Design thinker, philosopher, entrepreneur
Tristan Harris helps the technology industry more consciously and ethically shape the human spirit and human potential. Full bio
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