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  • Freedom and privacy on the Internet can be realised on basic principles of human rights and good governance

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    debate since at least the 1990s. A prominent position in the whole debate emerged when John Perry Barlow wrote “A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace” in 1996 which advocated complete independence of the internet from the bounds of State power, proclaiming the internet as the last bastion of free thought, knowledge sharing and expression where the users developed self-regulating practices. The internet users were “forming their own Social Contract” and did not require the force of the government

  • Analysis of The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

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    an initial skepticism, the narrator's understanding grows with each insight. They include the following: 1. A Critical Mass. 2. The Longer Now. 3. A Matter of Energy. 4. The Struggle for Power. 5. The Message of the Mystics. 6. Clearing the Past. 7. Engaging the Flow. 8. The Interpersonal Ethic. 9. The Emerging Culture. In the first 15 pages, while the plot is still forming, at least eight basic ideas are introduced: a spiritual awakening is occurring in the world (p.4); humanity is evolving into

  • Insider Trading

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    (unfavorable) information disseminates in public and take the advantage of nonpublic information. For example, Jaffe (1974a) find the insiders are able to make abnormal return by taking position in their own stock but insiders’ short-term prediction power is greater than long-term predication. Several aspects of insider trading activity are debatable. Like is insider trading is... ... middle of paper ... ...ces in compensation package to their executives between two groups. Graver and Graver

  • Specifications of the Kitkat Operating System

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    The latest released of Android operating systems for mobile devices is version 4.4, codenamed KitKat. The API version 4.4 (KitKat) comes with revamped home screen and app launcher. It is designed to run fast, smooth, and responsively on wide range of devices. After three Jelly Bean releases (API 4.1, 4.2, and 4.3), Google has released KitKat with a major revision, adding many new features such as support for hidden system and status bars, printer support, and lower memory usage. It also has a number

  • Political Machine Revolution

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    faction of society fueled by constant immigration for much of the 19th century into the 20th century. “The years from about 1890 to 1910 were the heyday of the political machine” (Plunkitt, 1). European immigrants flooded into the United States, emerging themselves into society in search for economic opportunity along with political and religious freedoms, with many of the first European immigrants consisting of the Irish and the Germans. Immigrants were coming to the United States in such large

  • Competition and Markets Module 5 SLP

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    monopoly market structure. A monopoly market structure is one which, there is only one has the most significant market authority (Haines, 2009). A monopoly market structure is a good example of an imperfect market. Bearing in mind, it has the power to raise the price of its services and products. In relation to Travelodge, monopoly arises as a result of lowering the cost of its products and services. Having grown and fully established itself, lowering of its prices on services and goods would

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    Various Aspects of a Multinational Corporation: A multinational corporation can basically be defined as a corporation that has its operations in more than one country or is registered in more than a single country. However, the accurate definition of a multinational corporation is usually difficult to determine. In most cases, such corporations are large in size and involved in the production and sale of products and/or services in several countries. As a result of their operations or registered

  • Analyzing the Technological Singularity

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    Kevin Warwick states that robots will become the dominant life form by 2050 and will take over the human race. Warwick is wrong to some extent; robots will not take over the world, but will rather merge with humans. An exploration of the processing power and technological advances of robots in 50 years’ time, the technological singularity and the coexistence of machines and humans in the future will prove why machines will become the dominant form of life. The current pace of technology’s rapid exponential

  • George Washington

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    George Washington was born on February 22, 1732 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. He was the eldest of six children by Augustine Washington and his second wife Mary Ball. The majority of Washington’s education came from his father and after his death when George was 11 years of age in 1743, his elder half-brother Lawrence. Young George quickly learned the trade of surveying and at the age of 16 in 1748 he joined a surveying party sent out to the Shenandoah Valley by Lord Fairfax, a land baron. For

  • Corporate Governance Analysis

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    Corporate governance analysis Governance is a form of investor protection which might be expected to influence how investors behave. In the context of emerging markets where many of the institutions protecting investors in more developed markets may not be fully present, it is important to obtain a better appreciation of how emerging market funds use governance in the investment decisions. Therefore, we choose IOI Group because have good governance that builds our trust towards them. IOI Group maintains