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Former iPod Chief Tony Fadell Believes Apple Should Tackle Smartphone Addiction

7 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Tony Fadell, who was instrumental to the creation of the iPod, believes Apple should tackle the issue of smartphone addiction.
Tony Fadell, second from the left, alongside Steve Jobs and other Apple executives following the original iPhone announcement in 2007
In an editorial with Wired UK , the former Senior Vice President of the iPod division said Apple can solve the problem at the software level by "empowering users to understand more about how they use their devices."
"To do this, it should let people track their digital activity in detail and across all devices," said Fadell. "You...
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‘Father of iPod' Tony Fadell thinks Apple needs to tackle iPhone addiction, company reportedly working on it

‘Father of iPod' Tony Fadell thinks Apple needs to tackle iPhone addiction, company reportedly working on it

7 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

The former Apple engineer Tony Fadell , nicknamed the ‘father of the iPod,' thinks Apple has a responsibility to tackle the problem of iPhone addiction.
He says what is needed is the equivalent of nutrition advice - where we know which food types in what quantities are healthy - and then a way to track our ‘intake'...
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