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Posted: Mon Sep 29, 2008 10:04 pm
by Jesus
Auction | Cheap TV laptop ipod auctions - bid & win on Swoopo

Probably the most convincing scam on the internet.

Posted: Sat Oct 04, 2008 12:53 pm
by Ace Mercury
There was a good writeup on this site linked on BoingBoing: Online auction "game" exploits cognitive blindspots to make you overspend - Boing Boing

Posted: Tue Oct 28, 2008 2:36 pm
by Jesus
Lol it shows Wii Play up to 82 bucks and still has people bidding on it. This makes me think that the site owners themselves are bidding on it in order to increase the time and make more of a profit. Save the fact that the same usernames are under multiple bids.