Blog Post: Issues in ICT
Dec12

Blog Post: Issues in ICT

Choose one of the following sets of questions to respond to on your blog: Option 1: Online Harassment and Trolling Do you play online games? Do you experience verbal harassment when playing? Does it bother you? Have you participated in verbal harassment in online games?  Why or why not? Why do you think this harassment happens? Would you accept similar behaviour in the real world (during a sports competition/board game, etc)? Should...

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ICT Issues In Practice – Company Reaction

You can complete this assignment on your own or with a partner. Choose one the following scenarios to answer in a one-page report: You are the CEO of Facebook and must set company policy regarding fake news.  Do you feel it is something that is Facebook’s responsibility?  What policies, procedures and/or algorithms would you put in place to manage fake news? You are the CEO of Twitter and must set company policy regarding...

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ICT Issues Day 3: Driverless Cars

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ICT Ethical Issues Day 2: Twitter and Harassment

Online Harassment This America Life – Lindy West Article Choices A normalization of violence: how cyberbullying began and how to fight it Why Twitter’s Dying (And What You Can Learn From It) Online abuse: how women are fighting back “A Honeypot For Assholes”: Inside Twitter’s 10-Year Failure To Stop Harassment...

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ICT Ethical Issues Day 1: Facebook and Fake News
Dec05

ICT Ethical Issues Day 1: Facebook and Fake News

Background Information Video: Facebook’s fixable fake news problem Examples: A fake news site: http://abcnews.com.co/ Facebook’s Response Mark Zuckerberg’s Post 1 Mark Zuckerberg’s Post 2 Further reading See bookmarked articles on my diigo outliner Fake News...

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