“Deceived by Design: How Tech Companies Use Dark Patterns to Discourage Us from Exercising Our Rights to Privacy”
Forbrukerrådet, June 27, 2018
A professional software developer describes how he came to write software that helped the United States Army kill people. His first-person account is followed by a few similar anecdotes from other developers and observers and concludes with some lessons about how to avoid killing people with your software.
“Don't Get Distracted”
Caleb Thompson, November 16, 2017
The project owner conveniently left out its purpose when explaining the goals. I conveniently didn't focus too much on that part. It was great pay for me at the time. It was a great project. Maybe I just didn't want to know what it would be used for. I got distracted.