Slashdot Items Tagged "ethics"

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Wednesday January 17, 2018 @03:44PM The World's Top-Selling Video Game Has a Cheating Problem
Sunday December 03, 2017 @05:26AM Shouting 'Pay Your Taxes', Activists Occupy Apple Stores in France
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:24PM More Than 20 Employees Fired at Uber in Sexual Harassment Investigation
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:55PM More Than Half of Streaming Users In US Are Sharing Their Passwords, Says Report
Monday November 21, 2016 @09:29PM Slashdot Asks: Are You Ashamed of Your Code?
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:00PM Instagram Will Soon Allow Users To Filter Comments
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @07:31PM 'Sister Clones' Of Dolly The Sheep Have Aged Like Any Other Sheep, Study Says
Friday May 20, 2016 @03:34PM Judge Orders 'Intentionally Deceptive' DOJ Lawyers To Take Remedial Ethics Class
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:54AM Twitter Blocks Feds From Data Mining Service
Thursday March 24, 2016 @01:54PM Slashdot Asks: Should NPR Stop Promoting Its Own Podcasts and NPR One App On Air?
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:22PM Company Behind Badlock Disclosure Says Pre-Patch Hype Is Good Marketing
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @10:49AM That Awkward Moment When 'Apple Mocked Good Hardware and Poor People'
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Thursday February 11, 2016 @09:22PM Debating a Ban On Autonomous Weapons
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @10:28PM Why Winners Become Cheaters
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:25PM Most IT Pros Have Seen Embarrassing Information About Their Colleagues
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:00PM Ethics Panel Endorses Mitochondrial Therapy, But Says Start With Male Embryos
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:16PM U.K. Researcher Receives Permission To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
Thursday January 28, 2016 @12:36PM 12 Years Later, Warrantless Wiretaps Whistleblower Facing Misconduct Charges
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:06AM Using Tech To Create Safe and Ethical Retail Supply Chains
Sunday December 27, 2015 @11:55PM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Sunday December 13, 2015 @10:21AM Elon Musk, Others Fund $1B Non-Profit To Advance AI Research, Ethics
Saturday December 05, 2015 @08:23AM Canadian Cable Company Shames Non-Paying Customers Publicly On Facebook
Thursday December 03, 2015 @08:40AM Harvard Prof. Says Cure For Aging Could Emerge Within 5 Years
Sunday November 29, 2015 @01:05PM Ethics: A Good Reason To Sit Further Away From Your Boss
Thursday November 19, 2015 @11:16AM Animal Rights Group Targets NIH Director's Home
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:55PM "Fallout 4" Release Raises Questions About Reviews of Buggy Games
Thursday November 05, 2015 @07:52AM Dungeons & Dragons and the Ethics of Imaginary Violence
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:25AM Crime Lab Scandals Just Keep Getting Worse
Saturday October 24, 2015 @04:33AM European ISPs Exaggerate Performance; US ISPs Slower But More Honest
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:52PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:45PM Hands-On With the Fairphone 2 Modular Android Smartphone
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:38AM Beware of Oracle's Licensing 'Traps,' Law Firm Warns
Thursday October 15, 2015 @07:56AM Chinese Company To Sell Genetically Modified Micro Pigs as Pets
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:06AM How Amazon's Monster Erotica Book Ban Shaped CloudFlare's Censorship Stance
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:57AM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @03:27PM Google As Alphabet Subsidiary Drops "Don't Be Evil"
Thursday October 01, 2015 @07:44AM The Real Cost of Mobile Ads
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:31AM UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:25AM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:24PM Do You Have a Right To Use Electrical Weapons?
Thursday August 20, 2015 @10:33AM New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:21AM Another Slew of Science Papers Retracted Because of Fraud
Friday July 24, 2015 @06:06PM An Interview With Hacking Team's CEO
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @11:40AM Hackers Exploit MacKeeper Flaw To Spread OS X Malware
Thursday April 30, 2015 @09:01AM Verizon Tells Customer He Needs 75Mbps For Smoother Netflix Video
Friday April 24, 2015 @09:54AM Groupon Refuses To Pay Security Expert Who Found Serious XSS Site Bugs
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:17PM Bill To Require Vaccination of Children Advances In California
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:16PM Chinese Scientists Claim To Have Genetically Modified Human Embryos
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @04:40PM Update: No Personhood for Chimps Yet
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @07:42AM Robot Workers' Real Draw: Reducing Dependence on Human Workers
Sunday April 12, 2015 @07:56AM UN To Debate Lethal Autonomous Weapons
Thursday March 26, 2015 @03:38PM Wikipedia Admin's Manipulation "Messed Up Perhaps 15,000 Students' Lives"
Thursday March 26, 2015 @12:45PM German Auto Firms Face Roadblock In Testing Driverless Car Software
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @12:52PM Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity
Saturday February 21, 2015 @08:39PM How One Climate-Change Skeptic Has Profited From Corporate Interests
Thursday February 19, 2015 @08:48AM Lenovo Allegedly Installing "Superfish" Proxy Adware On New Computers
Sunday February 08, 2015 @02:33AM Canadian Supreme Court Rules Ban On Assisted Suicide Unconstitutional
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:37PM Does Showing a Horrific Video Serve a Legitimate Journalistic Purpose?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @05:38PM Verizon Dropping Data Rates, But Current Customers Have To Call
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:02AM How Close Are We To Engineering the Climate?
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:39PM Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right?
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:43PM Judge Rules Drug Maker Cannot Halt Sales of Alzheimer's Medicine
Thursday December 11, 2014 @11:16AM Study of Massive Preprint Archive Hints At the Geography of Plagiarism
Thursday December 04, 2014 @03:37PM New Effort To Grant Legal Rights To Chimpanzees Fails
Thursday November 20, 2014 @05:51PM Scientists Optimistic About Getting a Mammoth Genome Complete Enough To Clone
Thursday November 20, 2014 @08:19AM Is a Moral Compass a Hindrance Or a Help For Startups?
Saturday October 11, 2014 @05:07PM Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander's Investments In Tech Firms: "No Conflict"
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:06PM Experts Decry Randomized Ebola Treatment Trials As Unethical, Impractical
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @03:49PM Uber Has a Playbook For Sabotaging Lyft, Says Report
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @08:01AM Selectable Ethics For Robotic Cars and the Possibility of a Robot Car Bomb
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @11:20AM The Fiercest Rivalry In Tech: Uber vs. Lyft
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:32AM Comcast Drops Spurious Fees When Customer Reveals Recording
Monday July 28, 2014 @10:53AM Internet Census 2012 Data Examined: Authentic, But Chaotic and Unethical
Sunday July 27, 2014 @09:24AM Nasty Business: How To Drain Competitors' Google AdWords Budgets
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @07:56AM Experiment Shows People Exposed To East German Socialism Cheat More
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @07:26AM How Often Do Economists Commit Misconduct?
Monday June 30, 2014 @12:02AM Facebook's Emotion Experiment: Too Far, Or Social Network Norm?
Saturday June 28, 2014 @08:48PM In 2012, Facebook Altered Content To Tweak Readers' Emotions
Thursday June 19, 2014 @07:15AM Wikipedia Forcing Editors To Disclose If They're Paid
Thursday June 05, 2014 @07:06AM Key Researcher Agrees To Retract Disputed Stem Cell Papers
Saturday May 03, 2014 @08:14AM Steve Jobs Defied Convention, and Perhaps the Law
Monday April 21, 2014 @05:42PM The Ethical Dilemmas Today's Programmers Face
Saturday April 05, 2014 @10:28AM British Domain Registrar Offers 'No Transfer Fees,' Charges Transfer Fee
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @07:19AM Mt. Gox Questioned By Employees For At Least 2 Years Before Crisis
Thursday March 13, 2014 @09:13AM Top U.S. Scientific Misconduct Official Quits In Frustration With Bureaucracy
Monday March 10, 2014 @02:33AM Hackers Allege Mt. Gox Still Controls "Stolen" Bitcoins
Friday February 21, 2014 @09:36PM UAE Clerics' Fatwa Forbids Muslims From Traveling To Mars
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @10:40AM IBM Employees Caught Editing Wikipedia
Monday February 10, 2014 @04:51AM A Corporate War Against a Scientist, and How He Fought Back
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:01PM EA's Dungeon Keeper Ratings Below a 5 Go To Email Black Hole
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:57AM Dirty Tricks? Look-Alike Websites Lure Congressional Donors
Friday January 17, 2014 @07:36PM Alleging 'Malpractice' With Climate Skeptic Papers, Publisher Kills Journal
Saturday December 28, 2013 @01:47PM How the Dark Lord of the Internet Made His Fortunes
Friday December 20, 2013 @10:58PM How Asimov's Three Laws Ran Out of Steam
Friday December 20, 2013 @07:41PM Reuters: RSA Weakened Encryption For $10M From NSA
Thursday December 05, 2013 @11:59AM Why Engineers Must Consider the Ethical Implications of Their Work
Friday November 29, 2013 @06:53PM Study Linking GM Maize To Rat Tumors Is Retracted
Sunday November 17, 2013 @02:48PM How MOOC Faculty Exploit People's Desire To Learn
Friday October 25, 2013 @05:51PM Ask Slashdot: Developer Responsibility When Apps Might Risk Lives?
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @06:03AM Cyborg Cockroach Sparks Ethics Debate
Friday September 20, 2013 @05:29PM US Killer Robot Policy: Full Speed Ahead
Thursday August 29, 2013 @11:08AM France To Open Preliminary Investigation About PRISM Program
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @01:07PM Just thinking about science triggers moral behavior
Sunday June 23, 2013 @06:18AM The Men Trying To Save Us From the Machines
Friday June 07, 2013 @09:28AM The Amish Are Getting Fracked
Friday May 31, 2013 @11:29PM Too Many Smart People Chasing Too Many Dumb Ideas?
Thursday May 30, 2013 @04:27PM UN Debates Rules Surrounding Killer Robots
Thursday May 30, 2013 @08:55AM Pitcher-Turned-Law Student On Cheating In Baseball
Friday May 17, 2013 @05:28PM Scientists Clone Human Embryos To Make Stem Cells
Thursday April 11, 2013 @10:01AM RapLeaf Is Back and Bad As Ever
Monday March 04, 2013 @08:16PM Not Quite a T-1000, But On the Right Track
Thursday November 29, 2012 @08:35AM How Do We Program Moral Machines?
Monday October 29, 2012 @08:58PM Is Silicon Valley Morally Bankrupt and Toxic?
Thursday October 25, 2012 @09:53AM 72% of Xbox 360 Gamers Approve of "More Military Drone Strikes"
Wednesday October 10, 2012 @11:33AM Geneticists And Economists Clash Over "Genoeconomics" Paper
Wednesday October 10, 2012 @07:46AM Geneticists to economists: You're racist!
Monday October 08, 2012 @11:54AM Meet The Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies (Video)
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:47AM A Suicide Goes Viral On the Internet
Friday September 21, 2012 @06:02AM Your moral compass is reversible
Thursday September 06, 2012 @07:28AM Nokia Apologizes For Misleading Lumia 920 Ad
Thursday September 06, 2012 @07:24AM Nokia Faked Lumia 920 Ad, Issues Apology
Thursday September 06, 2012 @07:21AM Social Robots May Gain Legal Rights, Says MIT Researcher
Thursday August 30, 2012 @06:28PM If Extinct Species Can be Brought Back... Should We?
Monday August 27, 2012 @11:14PM Robot ethics: Thou shalt not kill?
Saturday August 18, 2012 @01:53AM Genetically Engineering Babies a Moral Obligation, Says Ethicist
Thursday August 16, 2012 @09:27AM Dozens of Reported Plagiarism Incidents On Coursera's Free Online Courses
Monday August 13, 2012 @10:20AM Intellectual Ventures Tied To 1,300 Shell Companies
Friday August 10, 2012 @06:58AM In Hacker Highschool, Students Learn To Redesign the Future
Thursday August 09, 2012 @07:34AM War By Remote Control, With Military Robots Set To Self Destruct
Thursday August 09, 2012 @06:08AM Telco Company Claims Freedom of Speech Includes Misleading Ads
Saturday July 21, 2012 @05:50PM Harvard Study Suggests Drone Strikes Can Disrupt Terror Groups
Thursday July 19, 2012 @08:22AM Judge In Kim Dotcom Extradition Case Steps Down
Monday July 16, 2012 @12:40PM What Is an Astronaut's Life Worth?
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @09:13AM Silicon Valley Values Shift To Customersploitation
Sunday June 10, 2012 @08:01PM Publicly Funded GMO Research Facing Destruction In Italy
Sunday June 10, 2012 @07:56PM Ask Slashdot: Ambitious Yet Ethical Software Jobs?
Thursday June 07, 2012 @07:00AM Sequencing the Unborn
Monday May 14, 2012 @11:04AM Resumegate Continues At Yahoo: Thompson Out As CEO, Levinsohn In
Thursday April 26, 2012 @05:40AM Ask Slashdot: What are the most dangerous lines of scientific enquiry?
Saturday April 07, 2012 @01:10PM Some Hotspot Operators Secretly Intercept, Insert Ads In Web Pages
Tuesday April 03, 2012 @07:06AM Biosecurity Board Recommends Full Publication of Bird Flu Studies
Saturday March 31, 2012 @02:55PM Why Onagawa Nuclear Power Station Survived the Tsunami
Sunday March 25, 2012 @09:31AM China Plans To End Executed Prisoner Organ Donations Within 5 Years
Wednesday March 21, 2012 @03:11PM Meet the Hackers Who Get Rich Selling Spies Zero-Day Exploits
Monday March 19, 2012 @05:33PM Woman Wants To Replace Her Non-functioning Hand With a Bionic Prosthesis
Monday March 19, 2012 @03:53PM Woman wants to replace her non-functioning hand with a bionic prosthesis.
Tuesday March 13, 2012 @07:42AM Solving Climate Change By Bioengineering Humans?
Thursday February 16, 2012 @03:44PM Doctors "Fire" Vaccine Refusers
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @03:59PM Ask Slashdot: Tech manufacturers with better labor practices?
Monday January 30, 2012 @12:42PM Ian Bogost Replies: Deep Thoughts On Gaming
Friday January 20, 2012 @07:06PM Mutant Flu Researchers Declare a Time Out
Friday January 13, 2012 @06:06PM Google Caught Misbehaving By Kenyan Startup
Friday December 30, 2011 @10:56AM Copyright Claim Sets Back Cognitive Impairment Testing
Thursday December 29, 2011 @02:42PM How Doctors Die
Sunday December 18, 2011 @09:44AM Philosopher Patrick Lin On the Ethics of Military Robotics
Tuesday December 06, 2011 @03:29AM Kaspersky Quits BSA Over SOPA Support
Friday November 11, 2011 @06:05PM So You Want To Be a Zero Day Exploit Millionaire?
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @08:11AM Survey Finds Cheating Among Students At All GPA Levels
Friday November 04, 2011 @03:09PM What are some good ethical standards
Monday September 12, 2011 @07:50AM Why aren't there any civilians in military video g
Wednesday July 20, 2011 @06:44AM Getting inside the minds of ethical hackers
Friday June 17, 2011 @05:10PM Are 'Nudging Technologies' Ethical?
Saturday June 04, 2011 @01:29AM Jack Kevorkian Dead at 83
Wednesday April 13, 2011 @11:54PM IT guy makes stirring speech to human rights group
Friday March 25, 2011 @05:46PM Top French Chess Players Suspended For Cheating
Thursday March 17, 2011 @02:22AM Microsoft On List of Most Ethical Companies
Friday March 11, 2011 @07:52PM European Court of Justice Rejects Stem-Cell Patents
Saturday February 05, 2011 @05:13PM Is Setting Up an Offshore IT Help Desk Ethical?
Saturday January 29, 2011 @01:43PM Stem Cell Research Running Into IP Brick Walls
Sunday January 23, 2011 @10:34AM Is Retaliation the Answer To Cyber Attacks?
Monday December 13, 2010 @11:24AM Operation Payback and Hactivism 101
Friday December 10, 2010 @01:23PM IT Worker's Revenge Lands Her In Jail
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @06:32PM Why Money Doesn't Motivate File-Sharers
Thursday December 02, 2010 @09:07AM Dolly the Sheep Alive Again
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @05:19PM Firesheep Author Reflects On Wild Week
Tuesday October 12, 2010 @10:42AM Pope Says Technology Causes Confusion Between Reality and Fiction
Thursday September 30, 2010 @01:21AM "Pre-Crime" Comes To the HR Dept.
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @08:34AM Copying Trumps Creating For FarmVille Creator Zynga
Thursday September 09, 2010 @01:22PM Robots Taught to Deceive
Sunday September 05, 2010 @02:28PM Game Publishers Using Stealth P2P Clients
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @11:32AM Does the GOP Pay Friendly Bloggers?
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @10:12PM Most Consumers Support Government Cyber-Spying
Friday July 30, 2010 @01:22AM Man Wants to Donate His Heart Before He Dies
Friday July 02, 2010 @03:35PM Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize
Thursday July 01, 2010 @12:26PM Plagiarism Inc.
Thursday June 10, 2010 @08:44PM Google Researcher Issues How-To On Attacking XP
Sunday June 06, 2010 @02:45PM California Judge Routes Campaign Robocalls Through Colorado
Sunday June 06, 2010 @10:14AM Quantifying, and Dealing With, the Deepwater Spill
Wednesday May 19, 2010 @10:54PM Nine Chip Makers Fined $400M In EU For Price Fixing
Thursday April 22, 2010 @01:13PM After DNA Misuse, Researchers Banished From Havasupai Reservation
Wednesday April 21, 2010 @12:39AM China's Research Ambitions Hurt By Faked Results
Monday April 19, 2010 @06:31AM Studying For Certification Exams On Company Time?
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @04:06PM Good SAT Scores Lead To Higher Egg Donor Prices
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @01:12PM Magnetism Can Sway Man's Moral Compass
Saturday March 27, 2010 @06:06AM Could Colorblindness Cure Be Morally Wrong?
Sunday March 14, 2010 @07:42PM In Israel, Potential Organ Donors Could Jump the Queue