Thoughts on: “Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Accounts Right Now” by Jaron Lanier

Social media companies needs us to keep returning to them and to make this happen they collect data about us. That data is used to give us more of what engages us the most and in that way creating wealth for the platforms. The problem is that what engages us most are content that evokesContinue reading “Thoughts on: “Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Accounts Right Now” by Jaron Lanier”

Lab Report: Quitting the News

“If you get your view of the world from the news, you’re always going to think that we’re living in violent times.” – Steven Pinker What’s the message of the mainstream media? Be afraid! Stay inside! Out there are Isis, the 1% staling your money and clowns! No wonder we feel anxious and afraid evenContinue reading “Lab Report: Quitting the News”

What’s brewing? New book Arrivals!

I’m very excited about the books I received today! Have you read any of them? 😀🤔 ——————————— In the stack: – 📖 “Trust me, I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator” – 📖 “Demian” by Hermann Hesse – 📖 “Improv Wisdom: Don’t Prepare, Just show up” – 📖 “The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We LoveContinue reading “What’s brewing? New book Arrivals!”