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  • Clyde Boyer thinks this is interesting:

Every system-initiated trigger should have some manual means of managing or disabling it. Ideally, this is at the point of instantiation, when the microinteraction has been triggered (“Stop showing me these alerts”), but at a minimum in a settings area.


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This is key. We tend to think that alerts are good, but there may be circumstances in which a child may not be able to handle the sensory input