ethics

Syndicated DeepMind Announces An Ethics Group To Focus On Problems Of AI

The Google firm is bringing in advisers from academia and charity sector to ‘help technologists put ethics into practice’ so society can cope with artificial intelligence

Syndicated How Technology Disrupted The Truth

Social media has swallowed the news—threatening the funding of public-interest reporting and ushering in an era when everyone has their own facts

Traveling Truth Box Video Confessional Booth Invites You to Tell a Lie

The (Dis)Honesty Project asks participants to open up about deceit and morality for documentary feature film

Technology Why Facebook's Ethics Do Not Meet Expectations

Users should not be shocked by the social media site's subtle manipulation of their feelings.

Design Could Robots Be Programmed To Know Right From Wrong?

The US Navy has invested $7.5 million to research the possibility of 'moral robots.'

Advertising Does Native Advertising Rely On Misleading Readers?

Do certain types of marketing help a publication better connect a reader with a product, or is it tricking the reader into accepting advertising as fact?

Technology Digital Archive Tracks Mark Zuckerberg’s Every Word

Online profile created for Mark Zuckerberg offers a window into his thoughts as CEO.

Gaming & Play Why The Future Of Prosthetics Is A Question Of Ethics

Bertolt Meyer, known as the "Bionic Man" insists commercial interests cannot be trusted to steer humanity.

Home U.S. Employee Caught Outsourcing His Job To China

In order to spend the day on eBay and Facebook, one man sent his tasks to foreign workers.

Syndicated Human Rights Groups Call For An End To Killer Robots

Autonomous drones that could attack without human intervention make war easier and endanger civilians.

Advertising Online Plug-In Helps Shoppers Avoid Items That Use Child Labor

An easy way to shop ethically online by hiding products that exploit children.

Advertising Branson To Create Ethical Banks [Headlines]

As the worldwide company puts in a bid to takes over branches of Northern Rock bank, it promises to revamp the banking system in the process.

Innovation 'Many Bills' Service To Aid In Representative Accountability

IMB's new service helps citizens keep their elected representatives honest and accountable.

Is There An Ethical Dilemma In Graham Hill's Weekday Vegetarian Plan? [Headlines]

Is it morally sound to selectively eat meat? Or should one just stick with either extreme?