Posted on March 3rd, 2017
I have written about “Duress Modes” before (here and elsewhere). They are an important safety protection that I believe system and software developers need to be building into their products. When a user is being coerced, a Duress Mode gives them an option to comply, while limiting their risk.
Maciej Ceglowski has brought up a specific version of this with his recent post entitled “Social Media needs a Travel Mode.” Take a read!