What the world shouldn’t learn from Silicon Valley

Learn all you can from the entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley but don’t become like them. This was my advice to ...

Facebook and WhatsApp aren’t just flawed — they’re downright dangerous

Facebook’s woes are spreading globally, first from the U.S., then to Europe and now in Asia. A landmark study by ...

Forget the Saudis: Apple or Google should acquire Tesla

Steve Jobs wanted to build an electric car as far back as 2008.  In 2014, Tim Cook reportedly funded the ...
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How technology is hacking love—as well as our happiness

Go into any bar in New York City or San Francisco (or increasingly Mumbai and Sydney) popular with the younger ...

Workplace technology is as addictive as a casino’s slot machine — and makes us less productive

Many of us are addicted to social media. Whether it be Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, or Twitter, the technologies’ creators have ...

How Design Can Make Tech Products Less Addictive

It’s the summer of 2018, the summer of Fortnite, and we all know we are addicted. Addicted to email, Snapchat, Instagram, Fortnite, Facebook ...

Why Facebook must shut down WhatsApp and fix it

Defects in the design of Facebook’s WhatsApp platform may have led to as many as two dozen people losing their ...

WIRED: How can we make technology healthier for humans?

IN A WELL-KNOWN parable, a group of blind men encounters an elephant. Each man touches a different part of the elephant ...

Why liberal arts and the humanities are as important as engineering

Earlier in my academic career, I used to advise students to focus on science and engineering, believing that they were ...

Why India’s investors need to get over their inferiority complex

Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart has created shockwaves in India, with the realization that the vast majority of its $16 billion ...
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