computing- topic 3

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what are ethical issues about?
what would be considered right and wrong by society
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what are legal issues about?
what's actually right and wrong in the eyes of the law
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what are cultural issues about?
how groups of people with particular beliefs, practices or languages may be affected
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what are environmental issues about?
how we impact the nature world
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what are stakeholders?
individuals or groups of people who have an interest in or are affected by a particular scenario
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what is internet censorship?
when someone tries to control what other people can access on the internet
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why does the UK use censorship?
to protect children
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what is computer surveillance?
when someone monitors what other people are accessing on the internet
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why do countries use some form of surveillance?
to be alerted of illegal activities, e.g. terrorism
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what health problems can come from using technology too much?
eyestrain, repetitive strain injury & back problems
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causes of the digital divide?
not enough money, urban areas are likely to have more access, some don't know how to use the internet
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what does the Data Protection Act do?
controls the use of persona data
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what does the Freedom of Information Act do?
allows members of the public to access information held by a public organisation about that organisation's activities
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what does the Computer Misuse Act do?
it prevents illegal access to files
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what does the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act do?
protects intellectual property- anything someone has created
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what do Creative Commons licences allow you to do?
to legally share media and software online without having to ask for permission first
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what are the 4 main types of Creative Commons licence
attribution, share-alike, non-commercial & no derivative works
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