Articles By Donna Lindskog

Resisting the move of governments to regulate the Internet

Do you believe that governments should be involved in regulating the Internet?  Governments regulate almost everything else, but the Internet has evolved quite well without it.  In December the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 27th, 2014 Donna Lindskog

Why IT needs to resist the temptation to add technology

I recently attended a Webinar entitled “Computing Professionalism: Do Good and Avoid Evil … and why it is complicated to do that in computing”.  It was very informative and so was the Q&A session

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 29th, 2014 Donna Lindskog

Why IT staff need to be transparent with others

Certain facts tend to get hidden when you deal with computers.  Other professions have detailed lists of what they have to tell you in order to be ethical.  Although the CIPS ethics statement

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IT does not know ethics

Sometimes the best way to define something is to say what it is NOT.  In a study, the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics found that business people have a number of misconceptions about ethics.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 24th, 2013 Donna Lindskog