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What are dark patterns? An online media expert explains

Jasmine McNealy, University of Florida Dark patterns are design elements that deliberately obscure, mislead, coerce and/or deceive website visitors...

Instagram’s redesign shifts toward shopping – here’s how that can be...

Nazanin Andalibi, University of Michigan Recently, when I opened Instagram, I noticed that the usual spot for checking notifications is now a Shop tab. The...

Buyer beware: Counterfeit markets can flourish during a public health crisis

Jay Kennedy, Michigan State University Rapid acceleration of coronavirus-related infections and fatalities in countries like Italy, Spain and the United States has led to widespread...

3 reasons Forever 21’s bankruptcy doesn’t spell the end of brick-and-mortar...

Anthony Dukes, University of Southern California Affordable fashion brand Forever 21’s decision to file for bankruptcy and shutter hundreds of its stores has resurrected the...

Amazon is turning 25 – here’s a look back at how...

Venkatesh Shankar, Texas A&M University A quarter of a century ago, on July 5, 1994, a company, which shared a name with the world’s...

Online shopping: why its unstoppable growth may be coming to an...

Ralf Seifert, IMD Business School and Richard Markoff, EPFL- École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne Many people probably...

Why do Black Friday shoppers throw punches over bargains? A marketing...

Colleen P. Kirk, New York Institute of Technology Black Friday, the most celebrated shopping day of the year, abounds with tales of fistfights over discounted...

Have reports of Black Friday’s death been greatly exaggerated?

Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University Black Friday is hyped as one of the biggest in-store shopping days of the year, with stores trumpeting...

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Matching Vietnamese brides with Chinese men, marriage brokers find good business...

Wei Li, Frostburg State University China has 24 million more men than women of marriageable age, putting some bachelors in a tough spot. In rural areas...