Journey to the information society – Unlearning and learning

Journey to the information society – Unlearning and learning Phuah Eng Chye (8 May 2021) We are mid-way in the journey to the information society. Most people now have access to some form of connectivity but there are large pockets that do not. The information sphere is also half-way in its migration. Economic activities; the … “Journey to the information society – Unlearning and learning”

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Economicsofinformationsociety.com: Articles (April 2019 – April 2021)

Economicsofinformationsociety.com: Articles (April 2019 – April 2021) Phuah Eng Chye (24 April 2021) Links to past articles Policy paradigms for the anorexic and financialised economy: Managing the transition to an information society (2015) http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01AWRAKJG Economicsofinformationsociety.com: Articles (July 2017- March 2019) (23 March 2019) http://economicsofinformationsociety.com/economicsofinformationsociety-com-articles-july-2017-march-2019/ Additional references: Service and sharing economy, Organisation of households (30 March … “Economicsofinformationsociety.com: Articles (April 2019 – April 2021)”

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Information rules (Part 12: The global race for AI governance leadership)

Information rules (Part 12: The global race for AI governance leadership) Phuah Eng Chye (10 April 2021) In its early years, global adoption of AI benefitted immensely from openness and minimal restraints. The governance vacuum was filled by the private sector. Janosch Delcker notes “organizations ranging from the Catholic Church to Big Tech corporations have … “Information rules (Part 12: The global race for AI governance leadership)”

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Information rules (Part 11: Regulating AI – Issues)

Information rules (Part 11: Regulating AI – Issues) Phuah Eng Chye (27 March 2021) Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the key that is unlocking the power of automation and data. It is accentuating the use of information to reconstruct economic activities; in the process creating new industries, business models and forms of employment. It is transforming … “Information rules (Part 11: Regulating AI – Issues)”

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Information rules (Part 10: Reimagining the news industry for an information society)

Information rules (Part 10: Reimagining the news industry for an information society) Phuah Eng Chye (13 March 2021) It is widely acknowledged the news industry, particularly print-based journalism, is in need of reinvention. Jane Elizabeth notes “as social media grew as a platform and even sometimes a source for breaking news, journalists began to wonder … “Information rules (Part 10: Reimagining the news industry for an information society)”

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Information rules (Part 9: The economics of content)

Information rules (Part 9: The economics of content) Phuah Eng Chye (27 February 2021) At first glance, the newspaper industry appears an unlikely victim of information disruption. Earlier innovations of radio and television combined to substantially boost the reach of content and underpin the expansion of the newspaper industry. But this occurred when the environment … “Information rules (Part 9: The economics of content)”

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