One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The proliferation of the availability of information and the accompanying changes in its storage and dissemination owing to the use of computers.
- ‘One retired chief librarian said there was a time when public libraries were in the vanguard of the information revolution, but they lost the initiative.’
- ‘Much of the new investment in journalism today - much of the information revolution generally - is in disseminating the news, not in collecting it.’
- ‘Africa has entered the information revolution.’
- ‘Globalization may have been given a decisive push by the information revolution, but computers and the internet didn't cause it.’
- ‘Illusion remained a drug that allowed us to sleep in delicious numbness until the information revolution exploded and exposed the Arab situation.’
- ‘And, thanks to the information revolution, the slightest hint of corruption at the highest levels quickly became global news’
- ‘The indeterminate answers to these elementary questions about the information revolution are in stark contrast to the strength of conviction that IT determines the modern world.’
- ‘This process of interconnectedness was propelled by the dual impact of globalisation and its handmaiden, the information revolution.’
- ‘The new world order of the computer and the information revolution offers the country a situation quite favourable to its unique spiritual and intellectual talents.’
- ‘With publications and broadcasting delivered free by the Internet directly to homes, is the information revolution making libraries obsolete?’
- ‘Citizens of these nations are constantly told about the information revolution that will dissolve the old struggles of class, nation, gender, and ethnicity.’
- ‘The information revolution of the 1990s was also accompanied by the rise of neo-liberal economic philosophy and a resurgence of capitalism.’
- ‘The end of the Cold War, the spread of wealth and the information revolution have changed the nature of the threats our predecessors faced.’
- ‘And, thanks to the information revolution and increased economic migration, they now know that things are better elsewhere.’
- ‘They were part of the information revolution; electronic text that sent words flying free of paper around the world to be displayed or stored in profusion.’
- ‘The information revolution, though, has given India, for the first time, some real resources and tools to address its chronic ailments.’
- ‘We are going through an information revolution.’
- ‘However, if current economic and social trends continue, leadership in the information revolution and soft power will become more important in the mix.’
- ‘This is the great benefit of the information revolution.’
- ‘The information revolution is inconceivable without political democracy - and vice-versa.’
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