This section provides abstracts for all the articles that have been published in the ORBIT Journal. The abstracts are shown here and clicking on an abstract will take you to a page you can use to access the full journal article (note: this will take you to the journal website and away from the main ORBIT site).

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Exploring simulated game worlds

Ethics in the No Man’s Sky Archaeological Survey No Man’s Sky is an open world space procedural exploration game which allows players to traverse space in space ships, land on and…

Callisto As a Value Agent

How This Online Site for College Sexual Assault Reporting Extends Value Design In this paper, we offer a case study of Callisto, an online site for sexual assault reporting, to…

Personal Data Sensitivity in Japan

An Exploratory study The purpose of this study was to investigate how ordinary Japanese people perceive and understand data sensitivity and sensitive data. Although the concept of sensitive data is…

Interdependent Privacy

Sharing on online social networks (OSNs) has rapidly emerged as a global phenomenon. Information that users share about one another has great impacts on impression formation, but also poses risks…

How to make decisions with algorithms

Ethical decision-making using algorithms within predictive analytics The use of automated decision-making support, such as algorithms within predictive analytics, will inevitably be more and more relevant, and affecting society. Sometimes…

A Review of Value-Conflicts in Cybersecurity

An assessment based on quantitative and qualitative literature analysis Cybersecurity is of capital importance in a world where economic and social processes increasingly rely on digital technology. Although the primary…