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courses:ct60a7000:spring2016:critical:hieutran [2016/04/24 23:13]
m3543 [Task 3: Exam questions]
courses:ct60a7000:spring2016:critical:hieutran [2016/04/25 15:53] (current)
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 As such, LinkedIn also stated that they may share user's personal information with affiliates and 3rd party to provide services. For example, SlideShare utilizes user'​s ​ content preferences to recommend better content to such user. As such, LinkedIn also stated that they may share user's personal information with affiliates and 3rd party to provide services. For example, SlideShare utilizes user'​s ​ content preferences to recommend better content to such user.
-  * Headhunter agencies: job matchmaking and suggestion, searching for job candidates +  ​* **Headhunter agencies:** job matchmaking and suggestion, searching for job candidates 
-  * Ads: advertisement activities, marketing about company+  ​* **Ads:** advertisement activities, marketing about company
  
 It has been recorded that LinkedIn was accused of selling user's data to potential employers in 2014 [2] . The case was filed by California court, claiming that the job reference tool allows employers to hire or fire people without regard to users. The tool allows employers to mine employment history of job applicants without user's knowledge. ​ It has been recorded that LinkedIn was accused of selling user's data to potential employers in 2014 [2] . The case was filed by California court, claiming that the job reference tool allows employers to hire or fire people without regard to users. The tool allows employers to mine employment history of job applicants without user's knowledge. ​
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 Amazon is popular electronic commerce and cloud computing company from America, founded in 1994. Here, only Amazon online shopping service is discussed. Amazon e-commerce is the internet-based retailer, having separate retail websites in 15 countries (2015). Amazon is popular electronic commerce and cloud computing company from America, founded in 1994. Here, only Amazon online shopping service is discussed. Amazon e-commerce is the internet-based retailer, having separate retail websites in 15 countries (2015).
  
-Amazon listed examples of information collected in their privacy notice, classifying in 5 different types as below.+Amazon listed examples of information collected in their privacy notice ​[1], classifying in 5 different types as below.
   * **Information customers give: ** information when customers search, buy, post, participate in contest or questionnaire,​ communicate with customer service   * **Information customers give: ** information when customers search, buy, post, participate in contest or questionnaire,​ communicate with customer service
   * **Automatic information:​ ** IP address, login, email address, password, computer and connection information (browser type, version, time zone setting, browser'​s plugins, OS), purchase history, browser data (cookies, flash cookies), etc.   * **Automatic information:​ ** IP address, login, email address, password, computer and connection information (browser type, version, time zone setting, browser'​s plugins, OS), purchase history, browser data (cookies, flash cookies), etc.
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   * **3rd party service provider:** for delivering packages, postal mail, email, data analysis, marking assistance, payment processing.   * **3rd party service provider:** for delivering packages, postal mail, email, data analysis, marking assistance, payment processing.
   * **Promotion offers:** sending offers to selected groups of users   * **Promotion offers:** sending offers to selected groups of users
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 +[1][[http://​www.amazon.com/​gp/​help/​customer/​display.html?​nodeId=468496]]
  
  
  
 ====== edX course: Philosophy and Critical Thinking ====== ====== edX course: Philosophy and Critical Thinking ======
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 ====== Task 3: Exam questions ====== ====== Task 3: Exam questions ======
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 +In my opinion, the exam questions do not focus on testing the understanding of examinee about terms and concepts. Instead, these questions want to ask examinees'​ options and how they argue and give points to support their opinions. ​
  
 //1. What are benefits and problems of data mining projects conducted by the government?//​ //1. What are benefits and problems of data mining projects conducted by the government?//​
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 //2. Explain the different types of surveillance // //2. Explain the different types of surveillance //
  
-The surveillance issue is discussed through the two books. This type of question is typical at exam, aiming at checking examinee'​s understanding of the concept.+The surveillance issue is discussed through the two books. This type of question is typical at examination, aiming at checking examinee'​s understanding of the concept.
  
 //3. How much would you sacrifice your privacy for security?// ​ //3. How much would you sacrifice your privacy for security?// ​