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Why do apps, websites and gadget-makers keep asking us to review them?

14 days ago   |   By Tech Radar

We live in the age of the needy notification. Are you enjoying this app? Rate it in the App Store! What do you think of our website? We'd love to hear from you. How was your stay? There's a seemingly endless stream of requests for our opinions, mostly from the makers of apps and websites, that could easily fill your day if you responded to them all. It can be exhausting and off-putting, which raises the question: why is the tech world so darned needy?
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