Dangers of social media

Social media is engineered to make us are addicted to positive responses and comments from others. It is called attention engineering, technology to attract attention. It is time for us to stop and not care about the views of others so that we end being addicted.

Attention engineering is using psychological techniques – such as creating dopamine feedback loops and fueling primal emotions – to retain platform user attention as long as possible in order to maximize advertising revenue and information collection.

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Hadi Nur

This blog is mainly written for my own purposes. There has never been any claim that this is an original work.