3 Matching Annotations
- Mar 2020
Earlier this year it began asking Europeans for consent to processing their selfies for facial recognition purposes — a highly controversial technology that regulatory intervention in the region had previously blocked. Yet now, as a consequence of Facebook’s confidence in crafting manipulative consent flows, it’s essentially figured out a way to circumvent EU citizens’ fundamental rights — by socially engineering Europeans to override their own best interests.
design choices are being selected to be intentionally deceptive. To nudge the user to give up more than they realize. Or to agree to things they probably wouldn’t if they genuinely understood the decisions they were being pushed to make.
- voluntarily giving up one's rights
- dark pattern
- data privacy
- erosion of rights
- making it easy to do the wrong thing
- sacrificing personal data/privacy in order to gain some benefit
- Apr 2015