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Your Happiness Was Hacked : Why Tech Is Winning the Battle to Control Your Brain--And How to Fight Back.

Author: Vivek Wadhwa; Alex Salkever
Publisher: Oakland : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Incorporated, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Turning personal observation into a handy action guide to adapting to our new reality of omnipresent technology, this important and timely book explains how to avoid getting hooked on tech and how to define and control the roles that tech is playing and could play in our lives. --
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wadhwa, Vivek.
Your Happiness Was Hacked : Why Tech Is Winning the Battle to Control Your Brain--And How to Fight Back.
Oakland : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Incorporated, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vivek Wadhwa; Alex Salkever
ISBN: 9781523095858 1523095857 9781523095865 1523095865 9781523095889 1523095881
OCLC Number: 1036769094
Description: 1 online resource (257 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Foreword; Preface; Introduction; 1 How Technology Removes Our Choices; 2 The Origins of Technology Addiction; 3 Online Technology and Love; 4 Online Technology and Work; 5 Online Technology and Play; 6 Online Technology and Life; 7 How Can We Make Technology Healthier for Humans?; 8 A Vision for a More Humane Tech; 9 A Personal Epilogue; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Authors.

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Turning personal observation into a handy action guide to adapting to our new reality of omnipresent technology, this important and timely book explains how to avoid getting hooked on tech and how to define and control the roles that tech is playing and could play in our lives. --

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