Category «Psychology»

Human nature.

COVID conspiracy theorists: worried about others or just selfish? – UQ News – The University of Queensland, Australia

People who more strongly endorsed COVID-19 conspiracy theories reported greater concerns about their own safety and lower concerns about the safety of close others, compared to people who didn’t endorse the conspiracy theories as strongly Source: COVID conspiracy theorists: worried about others or just selfish? – UQ News – The University of Queensland, Australia

Tim Cook Implies That Facebook’s Business Model of Maximizing Engagement Leads to Polarization and Violence – MacRumors

Will the future belong to the innovations that make our lives better, more fulfilled and more human? Or will it belong to those tools that prize our attention to the exclusion of everything else, compounding our fears and aggregating extremism, to serve ever-more-invasively-targeted ads over all other ambitions? Source: Tim Cook Implies That Facebook’s Business …