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Communications Decency Act: Regulation In Cyberspa
Communications Decency Act: Regulation In Cyberspa
Communications Decency Act: Regulation In Cyberspace Communications Decency Act: Regulation In Cyberspace David Hembree October 23, 1996 Dr. Willis Being one of millions of surfers throughout the Internet, I see that fundamental civil liberties are as important in cyberspace as they are in traditional contexts. Cyberspace defined in Webster\'s Tenth Edition dictionary is the on-line worlds of networks. The right to speak and publish using a virtual pen has its roots in a long tradition dating ba
Computer Crime: A Increasing Problem
Computer Crime: A Increasing Problem
Computer Crime: A Increasing Problem Computer Crime: A Increasing Problem ABSTRACT Computer crimes seem to be an increasing problem in today\'s society. The main aspect concerning these offenses is information gained or lost. As our government tries to take control of the information that travels through the digital world, and across networks such as the InterNet, they also seem to be taking away certain rights and privileges that come with these technological advancements. These services open a
1984
1984
1984 Joshua Sanchez May 7 2004 English 100 M-W Professor Hu Not so free after all Big Brothers eyes are over watching us everyday. The privacy we once had has dissipated. His focal point is in the sky like an eagle stocking its prey. The camera lenses of Big Brother dwell everywhere. Big Brother is always awake and has an eye on us. As of today, Big Brother has risen taller and mightier. He has gained the power to control what we can have knowledge about and has infiltrated into our private live
Radio: A Form Of Communication
Radio: A Form Of Communication
Radio: A Form Of Communication Radio: A Form of Communication Physics Idoh Gersten Mr. Zambizi Physics March 12, 1995 Radio is a form of communication in which intelligence is transmitted without wires from one point to another by means of electromagnetic waves. Early forms of communication over great distances were the telephone and the telegraph. They required wires between the sender and receiver. Radio, on the other hand, requires no such physical connection. It relies on the radiation of en
Julius Ceasar
Julius Ceasar
Julius Ceasar Character Counts William Wordsworth once said that The best portion of a good man\'s life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love (Health Communications, Inc. 213). In William Shakespeare\'s play Julius Caesar, Marc Antony exhibits the character counts pillars respect, responsibility, and also caring. Marc Antony shows his respect when everyone was against Caesar, but he still was tolerant of the difference. He displayed responsibility when after Caesar\'s
Formal Speech Analysis
Formal Speech Analysis
Formal Speech Analysis Formal Speech Analysis In the past, I have participated in a lot of classes and training dealing with many different topics, but unfortunately, public speaking and/or communications was not one of them. In fact, the last class that I took even relatively close to this one was while I was in the military. In some sense, I guess that this class could be thought of as a good experience, because now I can learn at a college level and be more at ease with getting up in front of
Bill of Rights
Bill of Rights
Bill of Rights How many rights do you have? You should check, because it might not be as many today as it was a few years ago, or even a few months ago. Some people I talk to are not concerned that police will execute a search warrant without knocking or that they set up roadblocks and stop and interrogate innocent citizens. They do not regard these as great infringements on their rights. But when you put current events together, there is information that may be surprising to people who have not
Public Speaking Anxiety And Its Effect On Students
Public Speaking Anxiety And Its Effect On Students
Public Speaking Anxiety And Its Effect On Students Public Speaking Anxiety and Its Effect on Students Introduction Public speaking anxiety is a problem for many people. Some say that it is the number one fear of Americans over death. There have been many studies done in the general field of public speaking anxiety. I am going to review five articles that touch on various issues surrounding public speaking anxiety. All five of these articles are from Communication journals and are at most five ye
T.v Violence Affects Are Kids
T.v Violence Affects Are Kids
T.v Violence Affects Are Kids Television is the biggest form of multimedia out there. Its most important role is to report the news and maintain communications between people around the world. Television\'s most influential, yet most serious aspect is its shows for entertainment. Violent children\'s shows like Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and adult shows like NYPD Blue and Homicide almost always fail to show the characters resolve their differences in a non-violent manner, instead they show a mo
Music Censorship
Music Censorship
Music Censorship Marilyn Manson, Britney Spears, Eminem, Garth Brooks, and the king Elvis, What do all these people have in common? Well, yes, they are all musical artists, but there is something more. Marilyn Manson is a heavy metal artist who worships Satan, Britney Spears is one of todays hottest sex simble , Eminem is a hardcore rapper today. Garth Brooks is a country singer and greatest selling performer of all time. And well, Elvis is the king of Rock N\' Roll. So what do they all have in
Bush Gore
Bush Gore
Bush Gore · ASHINGTON -- The storm over his campaign finance practices has thrust Al Gore into what his advisers concede is by far the most perilous moment of his political career, leaving his aides scrambling to contain the damage. The growing nervousness results from the announcement last week that Janet Reno, the attorney general, is reviewing whether the vice president\'s fund-raising activities may have been improper for such a high-ranking official. The inquiry could lead to the appointme
Convergence In Technology
Convergence In Technology
Convergence In Technology Convergence in Technology The concept of a global village or a united community around the world has only in these last few years become a concept widely thought of. However, it seems that the idea of a large-scale sharing of information has long been developing, whether intended or not. The tools of communication have long served a single purpose, that of transmitting information from people to people. Direct communication was long ago realised with sign language and
The Communication Decency Act: The Fight For Freed
The Communication Decency Act: The Fight For Freed
The Communication Decency Act: The Fight For Freedom Of Speech On The The Communication Decency Act: The Fight For Freedom of Speech on the Internet The Communication Decency Act is a bill which has insulted our right as American citizens. It a bill which SHOULD not pass. I\'ll share with you how Internet users are reacting to this bill, and why they say it is unconstitutional. Some individuals disagree with one part of the bill. According to http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/ query/z?c104:s.652.enr
Selected Readings in Computer-Mediated Communicati
Selected Readings in Computer-Mediated Communicati
Selected Readings in Computer-Mediated Communication, Communication Th This is a selected listing of items related to Computer-Mediated Communication, the Internet, and network information infrastructure and use. These items were on my qualifying exam reading list for the doctoral program in Communication and Rhetoric at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. I took these exams in September, 1993. The first sections describe what the articles and books are about. Following these sections is the full
Intranets
Intranets
Intranets Intranets These days Intranets are becoming more and more popular throughout the business world and other types of organizations. Many companies and organizations are already making this change and many more are considering it. The advantages offered by Intranets when compared to other types of networks are many, at a reduced cost for the owner. Less maintenance, less programming and more flexibility on the network platform make this change interesting. Unlike other types of networks,
Cultural Relativism and Global Values: The Median
Cultural Relativism and Global Values: The Median
Cultural Relativism and Global Values: The Median That Works Cultural Relativism and Global Values: The Median That Works Cultural Relativism and Global Values The Median That Works Universal values and human rights are abstractions that are considered by many as little more than a romantic concept. Those who would like to believe in a set of universal values find that they either can not find enough evidence for, or that there is too much evidence against such values. Cultural relativism, a rel
Korea: MacArthurs war with Truman
Korea: MacArthurs war with Truman
Korea: MacArthurs war with Truman Korea: MacArthur\'s war with Truman 1946-1952 The movie starts out with a pretty good background on the whole Korean War. It tells of how after WW II, Korea, at that time was ruled as a colony of Japan, was split along the 38th parallel. With the Russians controlling North Korea, and the U.S. backing South Korea. Both the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. chose leaders from the countries to be more of a governor than a president for the two nations. MacArthur, though in man
Analysis of Internet Jargon
Analysis of Internet Jargon
Analysis of Internet Jargon An analysis of Internet jargon Approximately 30 million people world-wide use the Internet and online services daily. The Net is growing exponentially in all areas, and a rapidly increasing number of people are finding themselves working and playing on the Internet. The people on the Net are not all rocket scientists and computer programmers; they\'re graphic designers, teachers, students, artists, musicians, feminists, Rush Limbaugh-fans, and your next door neighbors
Technology for Special Needs Children
Technology for Special Needs Children
Technology for Special Needs Children Computers and educational technology can be powerful tools for assisting children with special needs and disabilities. Computers can help children with attention deficit disorders focus more effectively on their learning tasks and can also assist autistic children by improving their communications and interactions with peers as they use computers together. This topic became very important to me when my cousin was born deaf. He is only three now but the assis
Censorship Of The Net
Censorship Of The Net
Censorship Of The Net As a professional Internet publisher and avid user of the Internet, I have become concerned with laws like the Communications Decency Act of 1996 (CDA) that censor free speech on the Internet. By approving the CDA, Congress has established a precedent which condones censorship regulations for the Internet similar to those that exist for traditional broadcast media. Treating the Internet like broadcast media is a grave mistake because the Internet is unlike any information m
Current Free Speech Doctrine: Will It Work On The
Current Free Speech Doctrine: Will It Work On The
Current Free Speech Doctrine: Will It Work On The Internet? The Internet offers a much greater potential for interactive communication between information senders and receivers than the more traditional methods of communication such as newspaper, radio and television. Freedom of speech ascertained by the constitution is not an absolute right. Depending on the medium through which information is delivered various degrees of the freedom to express one\'s self is protected. Internet communication m
Civil War
Civil War
Civil War Writing about recorded history should be a relatively easy task to accomplish. Recorded history is based on facts. Regardless of what time period one may write about, one will find enough information about that time of period. The key is to put everything in a logical and understandable manner. This paper will be about the Civil War. I will try, to the best of my knowledge, to discuss the North\'s and South\'s positions and Arguments for going to war, their initial military strategies
Communication
Communication
communication The concept of a global village or a united community around the world has only in these last few years become a concept widely thought of. However, it seems that the idea of a large-scale sharing of information has long been developing, whether intended or not. The tools of communication have long served a single purpose, that of transmitting information from people to people. Direct communication was long ago realized with sign language and speech, but when people spread out, a
Method Of Communication And Different Uses Of Comm
Method Of Communication And Different Uses Of Comm
Method Of Communication And Different Uses Of Communication Method of Communication and Different Uses of Communication With the development of civilization and written languages came the need for more frequent and reliable methods of communication allowing messages to reach longer distances. This was essential to the control of trade and other affairs between nations and empires. Early man used cave walls as the media on which messages could be transcribed, this was common for many years, until
Introduction to Mexico
Introduction to Mexico
Introduction to Mexico INTRODUCTION The purpose of this paper is to evaluate Mexico and the possibility of internationalization. In order to make an informed decision about such a country, the benefits, costs and risks of the venture must be considered. In this paper, we will analyze Mexico\'s economy, political structure, culture and management techniques. By examining these factors an American firm should be able to make a decision based on Mexico and the type of business considering a move in
Censorship...who Gives A F**k!!!
Censorship...who Gives A F**k!!!
Censorship...who Gives A F**k!!! Censorship...Who gives a F**k!!! Brad Miska Period 8 English My life has been nothing but censorship since the time I was born. When I was very young and lived in Chicago there were all sorts of interesting things around to play with. My parents physically censored me by putting me in baby prison. They felt that certain things needed to be censored from me because of their potential danger. So I was kept out of harms way in the playpen or crib. As I grew older an
Ethics In Business
Ethics In Business
Ethics In Business The Necessity Of Ethics In Business Ours is a business-centered society. \'No group in America is more influential than businessmen\'; (Baumhart xv). Their influence, for good or evil, enters every life and every home many times each day. If this influence is good, the nation is strengthened; if it is evil, the nation is weakened. Obviously, the myriad decisions of businessmen will significantly determine our national health; ethical, as well as economic. \'Business ethics are
Speaker identification and verification over short
Speaker identification and verification over short
Speaker identification and verification over short distance telephone lines using artificial neural networks SPEAKER IDENTIFICATION AND VERIFICATION OVER SHORT DISTANCE TELEPHONE LINES USING ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS Ganesh K Venayagamoorthy, Narend Sunderpersadh, and Theophilus N Andrew [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] Electronic Engineering Department, M L Sultan Technikon, P O Box 1334, Durban, South Africa. ABSTRACT Crime and corruption have become rampant today
General patton
General patton
General patton Young George didn\'t want to be just any soldier; he had his sights fixed on becoming a combat general. He had one major obstacle to overcome, however. Though he was obviously intelligent (his knowledge of classical literature was encyclopaedic and he had learned to read military topographic maps by the age of 7), George didn\'t learn to read until he was 12 years old. It was only at age 12 when George was sent off to Stephen Cutter Clark\'s Classical School that he began to catch
The Effects of the Atomic Bomb
The Effects of the Atomic Bomb
The Effects of the Atomic Bomb The Atomic Bomb: Effects on Hiroshima and Mankind The nuclear bomb was the most devastating weapon ever created by man. It was developed between 1942 and 1945 during the second World War. The project to build the worlds first atomic weapon was called The Manhattan Project. The nuclear bomb was based on the idea of splitting an atom to create energy, this is called fission. Three bombs were created, Trinity, Little Boy, and Fat Man. Trinity was dropped on a
Bush Gore
Bush Gore
Bush Gore · ASHINGTON -- The storm over his campaign finance practices has thrust Al Gore into what his advisers concede is by far the most perilous moment of his political career, leaving his aides scrambling to contain the damage. The growing nervousness results from the announcement last week that Janet Reno, the attorney general, is reviewing whether the vice president\'s fund-raising activities may have been improper for such a high-ranking official. The inquiry could lead to the appointme
Interpersonal Communication
Interpersonal Communication
Interpersonal Communication People need to communicate with each other and they communicate with lots of people in a day period. The relationships between these people and the person individually changes so there are lots of communication kinds and distances between these people and the person. People always needs to communicate with each other even they don\'t know each other. Speaking, telling our needs and wants verbally, non verbally or in a written way is the basic need of our daily life. S
Technology Trends and Issues
Technology Trends and Issues
Technology Trends and Issues Defining Technological Literacy Given the current state of technology, a researcher should have little difficulty in finding relevant definitions that embody a spirited understanding of underlying technical and societal interactions that craft a view of the technically literate person. As an exercise, extracting the common elements from various experts\' definitions of technological literacy should result in a generalized perspective that would provide a foundation s
Observing Communications
Observing Communications
Observing Communications Communication Observations Several weeks ago I observed a woman at the Franklin Park Mall. She and a young man sitting directly across from each other were engaged in what was apparently a mutual flirting. But the younger man seemed much more confident and cocky than did the woman. For one thing, he was more relaxed and calm. The woman, however, kept her arms folded over a bag that she was holding on to very tightly. The woman also had a strong tendency to look down more
Negative affects of spamming
Negative affects of spamming
Negative affects of spamming Overview One of the strengths of electronic communications media is that it costs virtually nothing to send a message. These media are not free of charge: setting up a cellular telephone network or an Internet e-mail service has substantial overhead costs in equipment and connectivity. However, once these costs are paid for, the cost to transmit a message to a single recipient is minuscule when compared with older media such as postal mail. Electronic messaging is ch
Sensorship And Internet
Sensorship And Internet
Sensorship And Internet Censorship And The Internet The freedom of speech that was possible on the Internet could now be subjected to governmental approvals. For example, China is attempting to restrict political expression, in the name of security and social stability. It requires users of the Internet an d electronic mail (e-mail) to register, so that it may monitor their activities.9 In the United Kingdom, state secrets and personal attacks are off limits on the Internet. Laws are strict and
Censorship
Censorship
Censorship Inevitably, being an uncontrolled system, means that the Internet will be subjected to subversive applications of some unscrupulous users. (Kershaw) The concept of the Internet was created in answer to a strategic problem faced by the United States government during the Cold war era. A nuclear attack would easily disrupt a traditional computer network and hence make communication impossible. The solution was found in a new type of network. A network where all nodes would be equal in s
INTRODUCTION
INTRODUCTION
LAN INTRODUCTION In our changing society as companies vie to stay alive; many have begun redefining their business strategies, so as to make accessibility to global and internal information easier for their employees. In order that business provide superior services than their competitors, Human Resource professionals strongly believe, that is closely linked to people\'s attitude about work, the evolution of employment-related laws and sociological tends. They must recognise the dynamic relation
Communication
Communication
communication SITUATION Four large US telephone providers merged to create a national wireless service. With a combined workforce of more than 30,000, the new company needed a communication platform to integrate its four business units. To quell the rumor mill and sustain productivity, it was important to keep employees abreast of breaking news about integration plans, customer and staffing issues, partner companies, public news releases, and changes to organization design and HR programs. SOLUT
Government Intervention of the Internet
Government Intervention of the Internet
Government Intervention of the Internet During the past decade, our society has become based solely on the ability to move large amounts of information across large distances quickly. Computerization has influenced everyone\'s life. The natural evolution of computers and this need for ultra-fast communications has caused a global network of interconnected computers to develop. This global net allows a person to send E-mail across the world in mere fractions of a second, and enables even the comm
Changes To The Bill Of Rights
Changes To The Bill Of Rights
Changes To The Bill Of Rights How many rights do you have? You should check, because it might not be as many today as it was a few years ago, or even a few months ago. Some people I talk to are not concerned that police will execute a search warrant without knocking or that they set up roadblocks and stop and interrogate innocent citizens. They do not regard these as great infringements on their rights. But when you put current events together, there is information that may be surprising to peop
Cuban Missile Crisis
Cuban Missile Crisis
Cuban Missile Crisis The closest the world has come to nuclear war was the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962. This was the tense cold war opposition between the United States and the Soviet Union. The Soviet Union had installed nuclear missiles in Cuba, just 90 miles off the coast of the United States The Cold War was the result of a clash between communism and capitalism, two opposing world-views. Another cause of the build up to the Cold War was the intransigent attitude of both sides. The
Internet Regulation: Policing Cyberspace
Internet Regulation: Policing Cyberspace
Internet Regulation: Policing Cyberspace The Internet is a method of communication and a source of information that is becoming more popular among those who are interested in, and have the time to surf the information superhighway. The problem with this much information being accessible to this many people is that some of it is deemed inappropriate for minors. The government wants censorship, but a segment of the population does not. Legislative regulation of the Internet would be an appropriate
Net Censorship
Net Censorship
Net Censorship Thesis: The vast cyber-frontier is being threatend with censorship from the government. Internet censorship should be left up to the individual not the governments discretion. I. Censoring the Internet. A. Clinton passes the C.D.A. B. Our rights as Americans. C. Exon\'s victory. D. What\'s really online. E. Strike to free expresson on Compuserve. II. Where the Internet stands now. A. Judges Panel. B. Congress and other\'s opinions. C. Background information. D. Other opinions. III
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties Specific Restrictions on Freedom of Speech and statement Defamation If a statement is made that makes false statements that would harm a person\'s reputation, then they can be liable - LIBEL Cencorship no cencorship of plays but the Theatre Act 1968 makes it a criminal offence to present a play which is likely to corrupt/deprave any individual local authorities will decide whether a film is suitable for public viewing. They also have the responsibility of granting licenses for pr
Internet Censorship
Internet Censorship
Internet Censorship Everyone has heard of the Internet and how it is going to help set the world free. The Internet is the fastest growing form of communication and is becoming more and more common in the home. Companies these days do big business over the Internet, and online shopping has grown tremendously in the last few years. For instance, the online auction site eBay sells millions of items every year online. Many companies are making even more plans to expand their business to the Interne
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS ON RADIO BROADCASTING
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS ON RADIO BROADCASTING
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS ON RADIO BROADCASTING In 1978 a radio station owned by Pacifica Foundation Broadcasting out of New York City was doing a program on contemporary attitudes toward the use of language. This broadcast occurred on a mid-afternoon weekday. Immediately before the broadcast the station announced a disclaimer telling listeners that the program would include sensitive language which might be regarded as offensive to some. (Gunther, 1991) As a part of the program the station decided
Fascism in Germany
Fascism in Germany
Fascism in Germany During the 1920\'s and early 1930\'s, Germany was unstable socially economically and politically. The government was very often in a state of confusion. The population was disappointed and scared, as the Great Wall Street stock market crash of 1923 pushed the economy to a collapse before the people\'s eyes. These unfavorable events made a nation in a state of insecurity, while fed up, the people looked for a rescuer. This came in the form of fascism, an ideology in which the i
Business trip
Business trip
Business trip It is highly recommended that company officials visit the countries to examine the markets where they are considering selling their products before any transaction occurs a company can familiarize itself with cultural nuances which may impact the design, packaging or advertising of the product. Moreover, traveling abroad allows one to locate and cultivate new customers, as well as improve relationships and communication with current foreign representatives and associates Typically,
Law Essay
Law Essay
Law Essay In 1787 Article three of the constitution created the Supreme Court, but not until 1789 was it configured. The way it was originally set up was with one Chief Justice and five associate judges, with all six members being appointed for life. This court serves as the supreme law of the land, it has the power to determine if state or federal laws are in conflict with how the Court interprets the constitution. Presently the supreme court has nine members, which include one Chief Justice