In Ethics after the Information Revolution, Floridi examines the revolution in the information that has taken place since the middle of the 20th century and its implications for a world that is becoming more data-oriented. He stated, “Artificial intelligence, unlike other forms of science, inscribes rather than describes the world given that society then builds an environment in which all can operate smoothly.” The information revolution led to the age of the internet, where optical communication networks play a key role in delivering massive amounts of data. …

The documentary The Social Dilemma examines the huge effect that social media platforms have over society and that a few engineers’ decisions on how each platform performs and looks that it can impact billions of people around the world. Specifically, the documentary focuses on the effects that social media has on people such as the dangers of addiction, depression, and even suicide that can arise from the overuse of social media. …

Ethics, as a human reflection on what he does and does, has a long tradition. The history of ethics has often been described and has filled several thick books. However, many symptoms show that in our time the interest in ethics has not diminished but has increased. Then, “what is the implementation?”

While the reason is of course because we, more than the previous generations, face new and serious moral problems. Seen on an international scale, there is now a kind of boom in activities around ethics: the form of publications such as new books or magazines, in the form…

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