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May 1, 2013 | 2:00 - 4:00pm
4th Floor Conference Room
2311 E Hartford Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211
Privacy Week Event: The Computational Work of Policing
Feb. 8, 2013 | 12:00 - 3:30pm
UWM Libraries 4th Floor Conference Room
2013 Open Access Day at UWM
Feb. 01, 2013 | 2:30 - 3:30 PM
Bolton Hall Rm: 289
3210 N Maryland Ave
NVivo Webinar: Using NVivo as a Research Tool
- Luciano Floridi currently holds the Research Chair in Philosophy of Information and the UNESCO Chair in Information and Computer Ethics, both at the School of Humanities, University of Hertfordshire. He is best known for his pioneering work on two new areas of philosophical research, which he has contributed to establish: the Philosophy of Information and Information Ethics.
- The piece, "How to Win Friends and Manipulate People," critiques the "Machiavellian public relations strategy" of information-intensive companies, such as Facebook, in which "companies introduce 'features' that invariably result in more information being shared with advertisers, wait for a negative reaction, and then announce minimal changes without affecting the new feature.