Wednesday, April 4, 2018 [Tweets] [Favorites]

Avoiding Apple Pay’s Pestering

John Gruber:

This does annoy people who, for whatever reason, don’t want to set up Apple Pay. There is a way to dismiss the red badge, but it’s not obvious how, because the button you have to tap says “Set Up Apple Pay”. (After that, you tap “Cancel” or “Set Up Later in Wallet”.) It is inscrutably counterintuitive to need to tap a button that says “Set Up Apple Pay” when your intention is to stop being nagged to set it up because you don’t want to set up Apple Pay.

See also: Dark Patterns are designed to trick you.

Previously: Apple Music Problems, Apple Pushes iPhone 6s Pop-up Ads to App Store.

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