Source |Linkedin .com | BY:Nir Eyal, Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author of “Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products,” Public Speaker, and Consultant
In my work as a behavioral designer, I come across stories on the importance of using psychology to influence behavior. Here’s my weekly round-up of the most important stories at the intersection of psychology, technology, and business.
Are technologies like Facebook and Snapchat addictive? If so, should these companies do anything to help their addicted users?
Learn the psychology of how to engage people with video online
Snapchat invented its best products by being the anti-Facebook. But will it last?
Design thinking, as it was conceived 15 years ago, has outlived its usefulness. Enter systems thinking.
Social problems are fantastically complex, while human minds are severely under-engineered. Is democracy doomed?
Can we trick ourselves into making smarter choices?