Social Media Evidence Of Government Investigations And Criminal Proceedings A Frontier Of New Legal Issues

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http://jolt.richmond.edu/index.php/social-media-evidence-in-government-investigations-and-criminal-proceedings-a-frontier-of-new-legal-issues/ d. Search Google, looking for information about Facebook acting unethical in a non-US location. Look at 3 different links, give them here. What potential issues do you learn from these links? List them. In the first URL Facebook is being investigated to assess whether an experiment in which it manipulated users ' news feeds to study the effect it had on moods might have broken data protection laws, it has been reported. In the next URL a new paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reveals that Facebook intentionally manipulated the news feeds of almost 700,000 users in order to study “emotional contagion through social networks.” In the last URL a company name Ello’s policy states that the practice of collecting and selling personal data and mapping your social connections for profit “is both creepy and unethical.” http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/07/02/facebook-experiment-uk_n_5550262.html http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2014/06/facebook_unethical_experiment_it_made_news_feeds_happier_or_sadder_to_manipulate.html http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/10/25/business/tech/anti-facebook-social-network-gets-fresh-funding/ E. By what standard(s) would you determine whether Facebook’s actions with regards to developing and launching new products/services in the US were right or

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