Business Technical Editing

Examining the Ethics of Behavioral Video Analytics

  For my final project in EH603 Editing for Publication, I am examining the ethical implications of behavioral video analytics.  This is relatively new technology, but it’s been gaining traction in the past few years, especially for crowd surveillance.  Behavioral analytics incorporates artificial intelligence (AI) into network CCTV cameras (Crescent Guardian, Inc., 2016).  This is …

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Book Review

Book Review for Pre-Suasion: Channeling Attention for Change by Robert Cialdini, Ph.D. This is the introduction by Rebecca Greer to part one of Project 3 for EH603, option 2 – Book Review – with Dr. Joy Robinson. Because this book falls in the business and communications categories, I will use: Sage Publishing guidelines on journal publications to format this …

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English Usability

Heuristic Evaluation of Target’s Website

Target retail outlets are one of the largest and most recognized discount retailers in the United States. I conducted an interesting heuristic evaluation of Target’s sales website regarding its ability to; display systems states, use familiar metaphors with language, promote user freedom,  stabilize its standards, prevent errors, set forth codes with previews or templates, be …

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