Tag: ethics

The Year of C.E.O. Failures Explained – NYTimes.com

However, business schools seem to create an environment that rewards not making happy customers, not doing the ethical thing, not doing the thing that protects the environment down the road.

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Ars Technica – Sanctioned: P2P lawyer fined $10,000 for “staggering chutzpah”

Seriously stupid and unethical moves by this lawyer.

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paidContent – More Bad News For Groupon: Sales Team Files Class-Action Suit

Obviously can’t speak to validity of this lawsuit but it wouldn’t shock me.

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The Faster Times – AOL Hell: An AOL Content Slave Speaks Out

Highly depressing read, both into the writing practiced at AOL and what this business considers important (just generating stupid trivial trash to generate pageviews).

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NYTimes.com – Bush White House Broke Elections Law, Report Says

Wonder if Karl Rove is going to get asked on Fox News how this happened and what happens if charges are actually filed against him or the person who made the decisions to do this?

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MMR scare doctor ‘acted unethically’, panel finds – BBC News

The original research “discovering” a link between vaccines and autism was performed unethically.

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Just In Case You Thought Print Media Was Better Than Online Journalism

Nope they aren’t. The Times of London at the very least miss-attributed a statistic.

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Computer Science and it’s Ethics or Lack Thereof

Recently, I had a class project in which I had to track down a code of ethics for my career field, computer science. In the course of this research, something astonished me. First, that it was pretty much impossible to

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