By: James Lanning
   Researchers using social media sites to gain    information. Is it ethical or not?
   Researchers monitor these groups and try to    gain membership   Once a member they post opinions and or    questions...
   Any information that has been posted to a truly    public domain is ok for researchers to use.   If using sensitive i...
   Think twice before    posting sensitive    information   Be aware that what    you post can be    seen/used by    str...
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Data mining

  1. 1. By: James Lanning
  2. 2.  Researchers using social media sites to gain information. Is it ethical or not?
  3. 3.  Researchers monitor these groups and try to gain membership Once a member they post opinions and or questions that try to elicit certain responses
  4. 4.  Any information that has been posted to a truly public domain is ok for researchers to use. If using sensitive information it is important to get consent from that individual. Take steps to ensure that no harm is done due to researcher behavior or research uses.
  5. 5.  Think twice before posting sensitive information Be aware that what you post can be seen/used by strangers

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