Apple Watch– Notifications are the new advertising

There are so many apps on your phone you need to be reminded about them. It’s a new form of advertising to get you to recall the product and reengage with it. Instagram may be very careful to limit the level of straight-up advertising you see in your feed, but their latest update encourages users to turn on notifications for individual users.

via Why the Apple Watch is bad for #mindful living. — Mindfulness and Tech — Medium.