Dark Patterns Buster Hackathon 2023: Govt. Starts Hackathon To Combat Dark Patterns On E-Commerce

2023 • 4min • News • Business


Published On: October 27, 2023 - The Department of Consumer Affairs (DoCA), in collaboration with IIT-BHU, launched a hackathon, called, 'Dark Patterns Buster Hackathon 2023.' Through this hackathon, the government aims to have innovative apps or software-based solutions that can detect dark patterns on e-commerce platforms. Dark patterns are deceptive patterns that hamper the UI/UX experience of a website. Join News9's Kartik Malhotra and Udisha Srivastav for more on this story.