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Conquering Digital Distraction

Conquering Digital Distraction | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Two experts on managing the overload
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The dawn of artificial intelligence

The dawn of artificial intelligence | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
        “THE development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race,” Stephen Hawking warns. Elon Musk fears that...
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The 10 Tech Commandments Everyone Must Follow

The 10 Tech Commandments Everyone Must Follow | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
We've come a long way—and yet we still misuse reply all. Catherine Newman addresses new rules of etiquette that Siri cannot. 
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Mean Tweets Aren't Quite The Same When Bullied Kids Are The Ones Reading

Mean Tweets Aren't Quite The Same When Bullied Kids Are The Ones Reading | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
A new cyberbullying PSA illustrates the stark difference between having fun with celebrities, and everyday destructive behavior.
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Pope Francis to Families: Get Off Your Screens and Actually Talk to Each Other

Pope Francis to Families: Get Off Your Screens and Actually Talk to Each Other | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
The Pontiff says technology should be used to enable conversation, not hinder it
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Twitter says it tripled the number of staff handling abuse reports within 6 months

Twitter says it tripled the number of staff handling abuse reports within 6 months | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Twitter has a rampant abuse and trolling problem -- even its CEO knows it. But the social network claims it has made some big strides to mend issues.
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Parents beware: Dangers of social media shopping

Parents beware: Dangers of social media shopping | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Many people shop online, but there's now a growing trend of young adults who shop on social media, and parents may not know how dangerous it…
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Me, Myself and iPhone: Mobile Phone Separation Anxiety Messes With People’s Attention

Me, Myself and iPhone: Mobile Phone Separation Anxiety Messes With People’s Attention | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
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Too Many Apps: The New World of Information Overload

Too Many Apps: The New World of Information Overload | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
“Did you see my post on Yammer?”“I didn’t see your comments; didn’t you see my email?”“I knew you wouldn’t see my email, so I sent you a text message … and a WhatsApp message”“I was waiting for your call; didn’t you see my LinkedIn update?”It’s only Monday, but I am already behind. I periodically checked email over the weekend. I thought I could short-circuit the stress of dealing with too many messages on Monda Topic: Social Business.
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DailyTech - Facing Online Trolling Sandy Hook Victim's Family Moves to Trademark Name

DailyTech - Facing Online Trolling Sandy Hook Victim's Family Moves to Trademark Name | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
The hope is that by owning a trademark, the family can get a faster response and more legal recourse against online trolls
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This Algorithm Knows You Better Than Your Facebook Friends Do

This Algorithm Knows You Better Than Your Facebook Friends Do | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Plenty of us saw the 2013 movie “Her” and wondered whether something like the customized personal assistant voiced by Scarlett Johansson could ever be possible. And then plenty of us moved on, neve...
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Challenging 'Internet safety' as a subject to be taught - NetFamilyNews.org

Challenging 'Internet safety' as a subject to be taught - NetFamilyNews.org | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
“Way back” in 2008 – at least a decade after “online safety” was starting to be seen as a subject that needed to be taught to children – I suggested that it was becoming obsolete. Now what I’m seeing is that it never really was a single stand-alone subject that could become obsolete. We’ll look …
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Parental Control Apps are a Hit in S. Korea

Parental Control Apps are a Hit in S. Korea | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Smart Sheriff, funded by the South Korean government, and at least 14 other apps allow parents to monitor how long their kids use their smartphones, how many times they use apps and which websites they visit. Some send a child's location data to parents and issue an alert when a child searches keywords such as "suicide," "pregnancy" and "bully" or receives messages with those words.
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Video Feature: Inside the F 015, Mercedes’s Self-Driving Car

Video Feature: Inside the F 015, Mercedes’s Self-Driving Car | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Mercedes-Benz’s concept car doesn’t showcase the technology of autonomous vehicles as much as it does the (yes, luxurious) experience of riding in one.
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Social media and cyberbullying contribute to increasing emotional disorders among young people, new report claims | Schools Week

Social media and cyberbullying contribute to increasing emotional disorders among young people, new report claims | Schools Week | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Misuse of social media and cyberbullying are presenting challenges to schools and causing a rise in emotional disorders among young people, according to a
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Privacy Pitfalls as Education Apps Spread Haphazardly

Privacy Pitfalls as Education Apps Spread Haphazardly | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Apps and other software can put powerful teaching tools at teachers’ fingertips, but concerns abound over data security, effectiveness and marketing.
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Yes, the internet can make your kids smarter, happier and kinder

Yes, the internet can make your kids smarter, happier and kinder | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Here are five positive messages to assist in digital parenting.
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5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship

5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship
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Social media overload causing anxiety for many teens

Social media overload causing anxiety for many teens | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
The virtual world of social media is a dominant force in the lives of many teenagers. Nearly 40 percent of teens carry a smart phone, according to data released by Pew Research Center. But these days the online world is having dire effects on the way some girls are trying to navigate the real world.
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The Untapped $140 Trillion Innovation For Jobs Market

The Untapped $140 Trillion Innovation For Jobs Market | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
It’s a popular sport nowadays, discussing if tech is going to kill or create jobs. The answer is simple, if you ask me. If we care more about tasks than..
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The Future of Crime: Our Digital Lives Are Hackable, But There's Hope—If We Act Now

The Future of Crime: Our Digital Lives Are Hackable, But There's Hope—If We Act Now | Tech Ethics | Scoop.it
Last week, we posted the first half of an interview with Marc Goodman, author of the upcoming book Future Crimes. In that first installment, Goodman
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