Freedom of Speech, Abuse and Social Media

Arthur Weiss Ethics, News stories, Online & Search Issues 10 Comments

Over the last year or so, social media sites have been attacked for allowing users to post abuse about other people onto their sites. Not stopping abuse using arguments about freedom of speech is ignoring the responsibilities that go with the right to freedom of speech.

How to spot web-site plagiarism and copyright theft with CopyScape

Arthur Weiss Case Studies, Ethics, Online & Search Issues 14 Comments

CopyScape allows web-site owners to enter their URLs and get a report on other sites that use similar or identical wording. AWARE has used this tool periodically over the years. The latest use has again found examples of companies that think it’s OK to plagiarise and steal work from other websites.

How to spot web-site plagiarism and copyright theft with CopyScape

Arthur Weiss Case Studies, Ethics, Online & Search Issues 0 Comments

CopyScape allows web-site owners to enter their URLs and get a report on other sites that use similar or identical wording. AWARE has used this tool periodically over the years. The latest use has again found examples of companies that think it’s OK to plagiarise and steal work from other websites.

Competitive Intelligence & Culture

Arthur Weiss Competitive Intelligence, Ethics 0 Comments

The cultural background driving local business behaviour is an area often overlooked by competitive intelligence professionals. An understanding of the cultures involved when researching internationally is important for effective competitive intelligence.