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Georgetown Law

Are Apps Manipulating Kids? with Bridget O'Connell, Allegra Kauffman, and Rachel Johns, Georgetown Law

English
Created: 12/10/2018
Uploaded: 12/12/2018

Georgetown Law students Bridget O'Connell, Allegra Kauffman, and Rachel Johns discuss how apps for preschoolers use unfair tactics to lure kids into watching advertisements and making in-app purchases. A recent study from Dr. Jenny Radesky at the University of Michigan found that the most popular children's apps routinely target young kids with manipulative tactics.