A "Hippocratic Oath" for Web Designers

"A “Hippocratic oath” for software designers would stop the exploitation of people’s psychological vulnerabilities." - Tristan Harris

What if designers and developers first promised to do no harm? What would be different about the way we interact with the internet? How would websites and social media be different? How would the culture of the workspaces where these services are created be different? And the effects on their users?

We feel like Tristan Harris is asking (and answering) some awesome questions about the internet and our lives. 

Check him out on the The Atlantic here

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