A brief summary of the main points that the author made in the item.

A brief summary of the main points that the author made in the item.

Weeks 8 and 9 Summary and Analysis Academic CIS 629

No Plagiarism Safe Assign software will be used.

Choose one academic/scholarly article or presentation, related to emerging technologies or innovation, from any relevant academic journal or given by an academic/scholarly person (e.g. Dan Ariely’s “Are we in control of our own decisions?” TED Talk, http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_ariely_asks_are_we_in_control_of_our_own_decisions. You can search the ted.com site for “professor” and get results).

The Pew Research Center Internet, Science & Tech organization (http://www.pewinternet.org/) counts as academic for the purposes of this assignment.

Note: if you are having trouble gaining access to library resources there are pdf copies of various journal articles here – ACM and IEEE journal articles, as well as Gartner papers, count as academic for the purposes of this assignment: https://app.box.com/s/6y09j7i8lmzqewf36qj5

Compose and submit to the Weeks 8 and 9 Discussion Forum – “Summary and Analysis: Academic” thread a structured post (a structured post has an overall introduction, an overall conclusion, and a developed body that flows well – generally at least a few paragraphs – at least 250 words, not including the question text itself), using your own words. Please include, as well:

An APA/MLA/Chicago/etc. reference for the item – basically, let your professor and your classmates know how to find it if we want to read/watch it.


Why you chose this item.

A brief summary of the main points that the author made in the item.

An analysis of the item. Points to address (all 7 of them): 1) Did the author have a clear purpose for the item? What makes you believe so? 2) Was this purpose accomplished? How? 3) Did the author present compelling evidence to support main points? 4) Does the item have gaps? What sort? 5) Did the author present the information in a way that readers would find appealing? In what way? 6) Is the world a better place for this item being written/given? How? 7) How does this item relate to the real world, either business-wise, or personally? If it doesn’t, state why.


Solution preview

One of the things that come to the minds of many professionals when talking about the internet is the level of privacy and trust when using online platforms to transact businesses. In fact, the internet has been criticized for lack of adequate measures to ensure privacy of users. This article looks into some of these concerns and provides………………….


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