Awareness


Children How technology poses challenges to the cognitive and social development of children. Privacy How technology invades our privacy, affecting our security and freedoms. Civics How technology impacts the stability of our public commons, entire nations, and democracy. Wellbeing How technology affects our physical & mental health. Relationships How technology changes the way we interact with each other. Projects & campaigns Discusion about awareness campaigns and community projects [new topics will be reviewed by moderators]
About the Awareness category [Awareness] (1)
Infographic about backend harmful app design [Projects & campaigns] (9)
Another bad actor: Instacart [Awareness] (3)
Tristan and Jack Kornfield at Wisdom 2.0 - A New Paradigm of Technology [Awareness] (3)
Call for Action: Join the Humane Tech Awareness program - From Awareness to Cultural Awakening! ( 2 3 4 ) [Projects & campaigns] (76)

Dear community, After making significant forum improvements and a position statement for the community, the time has come to initiate actual community projects that build on top of the many valuable ideas and discussi…

Pressuring schools to lower tech. Help! ( 2 ) [Children] (28)
Proposal + Campaign : Reconnect Project [Awareness] (20)
Humane tech apparel webshop list (discussion) [Projects & campaigns] (4)
Phones in schools [Children] (17)
Humane tech apparel webshop list (wiki post) [Projects & campaigns] (1)
Last message before 3 months vacation [Awareness] (5)
Join the debate: Is Facebook's business model doomed? ( 2 ) [Awareness] (26)
How can we appeal to the masses, who do not seem all that interested in changing? ( 2 ) [Awareness] (30)
Deplatforming, freedom-of-speech and tech monopolies [Civics] (2)
Review of Apple iOS 12 new Screen Time app that helps you limit your iPhone usage [Wellbeing] (3)
Google docs- are they secure and/or privacy-respecting? ( 2 ) [Privacy] (21)
Wanted: bookworms for Humane Tech Book Club ( 2 ) [Projects & campaigns] (39)
FOMO Parenting or Sharenting [Children] (3)
Infographic about harmful app UI design building blocks (wiki post) [Projects & campaigns] (2)
"I'm here now" T-shirt project [Projects & campaigns] (15)
How I reduced my social media addiction without going cold turkey? [Wellbeing] (4)
Phone Zombies Campaign: Anchoring the term "Phone Zombies" in common language ( 2 ) [Projects & campaigns] (34)
Brilliance in snarkasm: Humane tech related humor from a magical (s)wordsmith [Awareness] (1)
Google and Facebook have become “antithetical to democracy,” says The Age of Surveillance Capitalism author Shoshana Zuboff [Awareness] (5)
Buying profile data from biggest data brokers (targeted to their owners?) [Privacy] (3)
Examples of what is coming to us in the near future ( 2 3 ) [Awareness] (57)
Undermined: Explaining Why Data Collection and Mining can be Harmful ( 2 3 4 ) [Privacy] (61)
Let's start a debate: The rise of modern dictatorships and the fall of liberal democracy [Awareness] (9)
RDR Seeks Input on New Standards for Targeted Advertising and Human Rights [Privacy] (1)
Any research about children perceiving information on screen vs on paper? [Children] (7)