Information technology and the technological revolution of recent decades have had a broad reaching affect on many aspects of life for global societies; commerce, employment, education, entertainment and many other aspects of society have been impacted by information technology and its apparent cohesion with the day to day activities of people all over the world. Such technological advancements have been shown to have many positive effects on society, but with these advancements it seems only fitting that the scales are balanced by a number of negatives, such as the emergence of information technology related crimes.…Read More
Archive for November, 2009
How does the increasing use of Information Technology within Global Societies impact Crime and Criminal Networks?
In today’s retail environment the shop floor has transcended into cyberspace and traditional consumer boundaries of access to products and services have skewed. With this comes a multitude of purchasing options for today’s web savvy shoppers, all accessible in a second from innumerable vendors and locations. A technological advantage for some, or a confusing plethora of unneeded options for others? One thing’s for sure, our individual shopping preferences and tendencies can really demonstrate a lot about ourselves.…Read More