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Ex-Silicon Valley executives, who helped to build Google and Facebook into the tech giants they are today, are joining forces to challenge the companies’ “erosive” effect on society
The group claims that “our society is being hijacked by technology”
“These are not neutral products..."
“I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works,”
Center for Humane Technology
Our world-class team of deeply concerned former tech insiders and CEOs intimately understands the culture, business incentives, design techniques, and organizational structures driving how technology hijacks our minds. Since 2014, we’ve convened top industry executives, advised political leaders, and raised awareness of the problem for millions of people through broad media attention. Building on this start, we are advancing thoughtful solutions to change the system.
Common Sense Media
Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology.
Things like Facebook have completely taken the actual human interaction out of communication. Instead of actually interacting any more, we hide inside our own private little world of clicks and likes where we don't even have to leave our home or speak to anyone.