“The easiest emotional state to generate algorithmically is tribal outrage. It’s a simple and primal emotion. We, as the tech industry, have built a model that we make money when we piss people off. And everyone’s pissed off now, we’ve made a lot of money and people are like, what went wrong? Well, everything went exactly as planned.”

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@benhamill It’s from What I Know podcast’s episode “Phil Libin: Find a new way to ski”
inc.com/podcasts/what-i-know
huffduffer.com/5moufl/604367 (usable without js)

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