Flashcards in global flows - information Deck (5)
what are information flow governed by?
the movement of people
speed of data and communication transfer n
what is migration and data/ communication transfer responsible for?
the transfer of cultural ideas, language, industrial technology, design and business management support
what factors have transformed the flows of information?
-digitilisation and satellite technology
-communication is cheaper and easier due to more telephone networks
-live media coverage
why has the internet improved flows of information?
it allows masses of information to be sent by speed but it is also open to most people allowing everyone to have access