Questioning What You Do

Tristan Harris, Time Well Spent

Tristan Harris, co-founder of a nonprofit movement calling on the tech industry to design products more ethically, talks about the challenge of getting companies to acknowledge that what they provide to users doesn’t always have a meaningful impact — but often just distracts or entertains them. Quoting the writer Upton Sinclair, Harris says “You can’t ask someone to question what their salary depends on.”