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#89 The Science of Addictive Technology with Ramsay Brown

What you will learn in this episode

  • The science of persuasive technology
  • How technology can ‘close the gap’ between who we are, and who we want to be
  • Why an AI-driven addictive technology company is inevitable
  • How addictive technology increased positive behaviours in everything from financial management to positive social interactions

Ramsay Brown Ph.D. is the co-founder of Dopamine Labs and after a completing a doctorate, founded this company that focuses on behavioural design. Technologies are designed in such a way as to shape our behaviours and our motivations – Dopamine Labs helps companies to make their apps more addictive, and in the process generate a net positive increase in positive behaviours.

About the Author

Ramsay Brown, along with co-founder Thomas Combs, created Dopamine, an artificial intelligence platform for behavior design. Its analytics¬† understand users’ real behaviours in applications and its reinforcement API rewards people as they build great new habits.

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