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> I have a heuristic. A 'code smell' for social science articles,
> Why do you think this is specifically a 'western society' thing? Browse Japanese sites and online tools and there is just as much gamification and 'thrilling' graphics and animation - if not more. Github looks like a technical white-paper in comparison.
> > Modern Japanese culture is considered to be part of "western society", for better or worse.