These ‘Dark Patterns’ Trick You Into Spending More Money Online

Rather scary manipulation going on here. A new version of “read the fine print” is needed these days.

A 2019 study by researchers at Princeton and the University of Chicago shows that an overwhelming number of websites use deceptive design tactics, known as “dark patterns,” to coerce shoppers into spending more money.

Read the full article at www.popularmechanics.com.