Dan Harvey – The Outrage Economy at re:develop 2018

Dan Harvey – Head of Product Design & Brand at The Dots

Social media profits come from advertising revenue. As a result, companies like Twitter and Facebook care most about monthly active users. Sadly people spend more time on these services when they see content that angers them. What are alternative business models? How can we create platforms that benefit our digital well-being?

About Dan

Daniel Harvey is Head of Product Design & Brand at The Dots, “The Linkedin for Creatives.” He writes and speaks about design and tech at Fast Company, The Drum, SXSW, IxDA, and many others. He is a passionate advocate for diversity in the creative industries and sits on the board for Creative Equals.

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scificovers:Magnus, Robot Fighter #9, February 1965. “Robot…

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Magnus, Robot Fighter #9, February 1965. “Robot Ghost” Cover art by Russ Manning. A dying professor transfers all of this knowledge (and hatred of his fellow humans) to an indestructible robot who can create force fields that repel all energy and matter! That sounds like kind of a jerk thing to do.

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