The Guardian launch a new psychology and neuroscience blog. (via Introducing the Guardian’s new psychology blog, Head Quarters | Pete Etchells, Molly Crockett, Nathalia Gjersoe… Read More »

Over the last few years there has been a trend of using psychology to influence, nudge, coerce and sometimes trick people into doing something they… Read More »

Off means on! This is actually a great example of what I define as a Dark Pattern. It’s a user interface that uses manipulative techniques… Read More »

Manipulation is deceptive. Design should be supportive. Theoretically, the two are separated by intention. But increasingly, in practice, the two forces are converging. As I… Read More »