Tristan Harris explains “the false belief that the presidential election had been stolen”

Keywords: Tech policy , Facebook , misinformation , politics , Tinder , Twitter , YouTube

The chief author of that claim was President Donald Trump, but the mob’s readiness to believe it was in large part a product of the attention economy that modern technology has created.

https://www.technologyreview.com/2021/01/10/1015934/facebook-twitter-youtube-big-tech-attention-economy-reform

See also: https://connect.data.blog/2020/09/16/herding-millennials-a-new-agenda-for-tech

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