Bolder is Better: Raising User Awareness through Salient and Concise Privacy Notices

@article{Ebert2021BolderIB,
  title={Bolder is Better: Raising User Awareness through Salient and Concise Privacy Notices},
  author={Nico Ebert and Kurt Alexander Ackermann and Bjorn Scheppler},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2021 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2021}
}
This paper addresses the question whether the recently proposed approach of concise privacy notices in apps and on websites is effective in raising user awareness. To assess the effectiveness in a realistic setting, we included concise notices in a fictitious but realistic fitness tracking app and asked participants recruited from an online panel to provide their feedback on the usability of the app as a cover story. Importantly, after giving feedback, users were also asked to recall the data… 
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