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Facebook experiment messing with people’s minds?

With news everywhere that Facebook has conducted an experiment on its users without obtaining their consent, Shoel Kuriakose investigates the issue.

The results of a mood manipulating experiment conducted by researchers from Facebook and Cornell University in 2012, led to an uproar among its users. 565 more words

Experiment

Facebook experiment messing with people’s minds?

Shoel Kuriakose investigates the recent Facebook Scandal that shocked the world.

The results of a mood manipulating experiment conducted by researchers from Facebook and Cornell University in 2012, led to an uproar among its users. 561 more words

Experiments

Julian Assange: Google Acts Like Privatized NSA

In interviews with BBC and Sky News, WikiLeaks founder explains how Google’s behavior, though legal, is like that of surveillance agencies.

Julian Assange as seen in 2013. 
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Social Justice

The privacy-friendly search engine DuckDuckGo has been blocked in China, company CEO Gabriel Weinberg has told Tech in Asia. Weinberg said he was unsure of when the blockade began, but Chinese censorship monitor Greatfire.org… 85 more words

Online Etiquette

  • Accuracy
  • Privacy
  • Objectivity
  • Vulnerability
  • Truth

The cornerstones of ethical journalism, that give the profession its purpose.

Social media brings blurry circumstances and situations, how can you handle each unique and never-before-seen scenario? 360 more words

Smartphones in everyday life

Due to the dramatic increase in the use of portable technologies both in the domestic and public sphere, society has needed to accommodate these changes by establishing a new set of rules and regulations concerning the new ways in which we interact with each other. 335 more words

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Smart power meters than help check older people are ok

Springwise highlihts a system called Evermind that learns the daily routine of residents (when they usually use power outlets) and allows relatives or carers to get alerts when there are changes to their routine. 38 more words