The Ethics Center explores privacy, big data, social media, the "right to be forgotten," cybersecurity, and other issues in internet ethics.
Designing a More Ethical Internet
IT, Ethics, and Law Lecture Series
Since 2005, the Ethics Center has collaborated with the SCU High Tech Law Institute to sponsor IT, Ethics, and Law, a series of presentations on topics in information technology. Speakers have included Jonathan Zittrain, co-founder of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist, and Jane McGonigal, game designer and author.Learn More
Commentary on Internet Ethics
Is it time to separate the news from the Facebook newsfeed?
Silicon Valley has much to be criticized for, but it also has much to love.
An Ethics Case Study
Is it ethical for a social media company to analyze users’ posts for signs of break-ups, and then use this research to help target ads?