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The Facebook experiment and the web's ethical void

The Facebook Experiment has upset many people.[1] In the experiment, which was conducted in 2012, Facebook manipulated the timelines of some of its users. They filled it with good or bad news to study its effect on the user’s mood. 3,151 more words


Florida files suit to recoup Digital Domain cash

Florida officials filed suit today to claw back millions of dollars in incentives for visual-effects firm Digital Domain in what has been called the biggest bust in state job-luring history. 320 more words


Social Media Savvy Extremists

While the observation that social media plays a significant role in contemporary warfare is now old news, the adept use of Twitter, Instagram and YouTube by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL, takes manipulation of information and communication technologies to another level. 481 more words

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Florida retains outside lawyers to sue Digital Domain

Gov. Rick Scott’s office announced Wednesday that Florida has hired outside counsel to file suit over what has been called the largest flop in the history of state job incentives — $20 million for Digital Domain in St. 374 more words


Reliance MediaWorks to Buy Into Prime Focus

HONG KONG — Reliance MediaWorks, the film services arm of India’s Reliance ADA Group, is to combine forces with Prime Focus, another Indian post-production and tech services group with global ambitions. 321 more words