Results for tag: attention

Appholes and Contracts.

Fantastic article by Craig Mod on the implicit contracts we enter into when giving our attention to digital media. He refers to this as a lack of edges which is the best description I've seen of the issue to date. Read it.

Linked on the 14th of October, 2019 Details

Pay to reach your followers

This is where we are now. Getting charged to reach your own followers on social media. The honey pot is working.
Linked on the 11th of January, 2018 Details

Persuasion, Adaptation, and the Arms Race for Your Attention

Cory Doctorow on our never ending cycle of adaptation to new methods of persuasion.
Linked on the 11th of January, 2018 Details

On the Complicated Economics of Attention Capital

Are distracting technologies partially to blame for our economy’s sluggish productivity numbers?
Linked on the 1st of December, 2017 Details