"More and more, employees are lying, scamming, and deceiving to advance their interests."
When a journal article begins with such a bold statement, especially when featured in one of the most prestigious academic publications, it warrants closer attention. Serious academics are not the type of people prone to hyperbole, so when their soon-to-be-published study refers to the "upward trend in workplace cheating behaviour", you just know there's a lot of substance to it
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ABC radio caller praises Hitler for putting gay people in concentration camps
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Private companies and government entities have successfully deployed facial recognition technology for a number of different purposes, ranging from shopping to public safety.
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Quartz, 4/5/17. In our digital worlds, there is a gap between the real you and the algorithmic “you.” Online, you live in a realm functionally distinct from the world you thought you knew: one where your data assigns you a gender different from your own, or a citizenship unlike the one in your passport. Your right to privacy from government surveillance modulates according to how the NSA interprets your data via its algorithmic logic of citizenship.
Computer Weekly, 6/9/17. The digital “status checker” service will be supported by “improved data sharing capabilities between government departments, notably between the Home Office, HM Revenue and Customs [HMRC], and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), to link together tax, benefit and immigration records in a fully automated and digital way.”