One more way we can be exploited to purchase stuff we don’t want.
By Mo Costandi | 22 May 2015 | BBC Future
How companies in the future are going to make sure we buy their crap — neuromarketing. It has already started. From the Globe and Mail’s Report On Business:
As long as anyone can remember, marketers have been dying to get inside our heads. What if they really could?
Which site do you spill your secrets to? Apparently, the ones that look less trustworthy. Go figure. But you buy more from trustworthy-looking sites.
From Technology Review, Friday, September 03, 2010:
People divulge more sensitive information on sites that look less safe.