WIRED - With the number of high profile pushbacks against government contracts, especially those law enforcement and military related, at both Google and Microsoft ethical statements were inevitable. Ethical OS appears to be the first such statement, addressing everything from privacy to game addiction. You can read the entire set of guidelines as a PDF here. It's a strong statement, one that stands in contrast to the growth at all costs ethos of the Valley. It will be interesting to see if this, like Open Source, becomes baked into the culture.
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