Month: September 2017

Editorial responsibilities arising from personalization algorithms

Social media platforms routinely apply personalization algorithms to ensure the content presented to the user is relevant and engaging. These algorithms are designed to prioritize and make some pieces...

Is professional practice at risk following the Volkswagen and Tesla motors revelations?

With the world in economic crisis the headlong drive for efficiency and effectiveness together with resulting profit is the watchword. Such pressure might have resulted in real gains but has also led ...

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. A...

Smart City Transcendent

Understanding the smart city by transcending ontology This paper provides a conception of the smart city which takes into account what the smart city brings into the world which is new and original.  ...

On the Taxonomy of Social Media Marketing

From the view of Sociomateriality Marketing approaches using social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Line in Japan are attracting attention. Thus, the purpose of this paper is to attempt ...

The False Prometheus

Customer Choice, Smart Devices and Trust In the information society of today, privacy is a premium service and user-related information a commodity. This development has gone unnoticed for many, but f...

When AI goes to war: youth opinion, fictional reality and autonomous weapons

This paper relates the results of deliberation of youth juries about the use of autonomous weapons systems (AWS). The discourse that emerged from the juries centered on several key issues. The jurors ...

Threats of the Internet of Things in a techno regulated society

A New Legal Challenge of the Information Revolution The promise of hyperconnectivity. Continuous interaction between gadgets, sensors and people points to the rising number of data being produced, sto...

Ethics of Information Education for Living with Robots

ICT drastically changes our lifestyle. Education must keep up with the change to have our next generation to survive. This paper will first point out lack of unanimous ethical guideline on ICT with il...

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