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The tyranny of the everyday in mobile video messaging

The tyranny of the everyday in mobile video messaging

Rintel, S., Harper, R., and O’Hara, K. (2016). The tyranny of the everyday in mobile video messaging. In Proceedings of the 34th Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’16). ACM, New York, NY, USA. DOI: 10.1145/2858036.2858.42 This paper reports on how asynchronous mobile video messaging presents users with a challenge to doing ‘beingRead more about The tyranny of the everyday in mobile video messaging[…]

Big data ethics: When did you consent to Facebook’s self-censorship research?

Big data ethics: When did you consent to Facebook’s self-censorship research?

Are corporate and academic research ethics up to the task of dealing with the “cool but creepy” dilemmas of big data? A recent paper, Self Censorship on Facebook, shows that Facebook wants to know why users might abort a post at the last minute, and was able to collect data from 3.9 million users overRead more about Big data ethics: When did you consent to Facebook’s self-censorship research?[…]