About Justin Brown

I'm the CEO and co-founder of Ideapod, a platform for people to connect around ideas. I'm passionate about people thinking for themselves, especially in an age of information overload.

20 Krishnamurti quotes to introduce you to his key ideas

20 Krishnamurti quotes to introduce you to his key ideas

Jiddu Krishnamurti was a philosopher, speaker and writer focusing on the struggles of everyday existence and people’s dealings with their mind. Krishnamurti was born in India in 1895 and passed away in 1986 in California at the age of 90. His most influential books were The First and Last Freedom and Krishnamurti’s Notebook. He professed not to have […]

8 ways that technology hijacks your mind, according to a Google philosopher

8 ways that technology hijacks your mind, according to a Google philosopher

Tristan Harris is an expert on how technology hijacks our psychological vulnerabilities in order to make more money. He spent the last 3 years working as a design ethicist at Google focusing on how to design technology in ways that prevent billions of people’s minds from being hijacked by technology. Rather than focus optimistically on […]