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Global Focus on Knowledge 2007 / Information Changes the World

Global Focus on Knowledge 2007 / Information Changes the World

2007 Winter Session "Information Changes the World" Information is changing the world. Information technology made dramatic progress in the latter half of the last century, and now, it is greatly influencing every part of the society, from micro world of biology to global economic order and international relations. We now stand transfixed in the new world where information explodes, links, fuses together and be restructured. When we look around, the networked digital information society has changed our everyday concerns and behavior patterns, in the midst of internet, mobile phones, databases, games, contents industries such as animations, virtual reality, popularization of compact digital media such as iPod, streaming and other online music distribution technologies, development of blogs... Show More


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