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2018-10-16

The Google’s core and other spider webs

(Press release) , Arno Rolf, and Arno Sagawe explore whether digital Transformation and stable societies are compatible with each other.

The data collecting mania of the Internet giants is no secret, and on the basis of this data base and new digital products, such as home automation, car electronics, drones, digital currencies, etc. penetrates the New Economy further and further in all the systems. However, as a world in which Google, Facebook & co. to act as a giant global monopolies? They rule already in the world? In “Google’s core and other spider webs” to describe computer scientists , Arno Rolf , and Arno Sagawe the way in the digital world – in the smart society – and questions whether the digital Transformation and stable societies are compatible with each other.

Why feeln be a computer scientist for the consequences of their developments is not responsible? Political regulations exist not as good as – and to keep up with this frantic development of informative step, is hardly possible. The scientists in computer science, all – seeing, almost never the need to take account of this for all the people of the important issues in their developments. You don’t feel responsible for it.

Like Amazon and Google in the network and how they change the way we live? Dr. Arno Rolf, Professor of information systems in organisations and society at the University of Hamburg, and Arno Sagawe, u. a. research associate in the Department of computer science at the University of Hamburg, want to give this book the look at the big picture, and show, inter alia, using the example of Amazon and Google, how the companies “operate in the network, their global spiders weaving nets, branches of the ‘old’ Economy to the loot and our lives and our culture will change”. Rolf and Sagawe reports on the increasing interdependence of the real world with the “Web” as the history of the progressive Economization under the guiding principles of the Homo Economicus, to make orientation in digital worlds and provide a model framework for an architecture of the digital society.

Would you like a review copy or an Interview with the authors? Please contact Krystyna świątek (swiatek@literaturtest.de).

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