SOME ASPECTS OF THE IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON THE SOCIAL PROCESSES

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Petya ZHELYAZKOVA
Svetlana VASILEVA

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Introduction. In the past few decades there has been a revolution in computing and communications, and all indications are that technological progress and use of information technology will continue at a rapid pace. Informational technologies (IT) affect all of the social processes in the societyboth globally and for each separately taken country and region. Nowadays we are talking about informational society and "global village", in which the main problems and tasks are ways for the acquisition, storage, processing and dissemination of information, and also its accumulation and systematization. Now information is resource and commodity. The result of this is the creation and development not only of new industries, new jobs, new science, but also until recently extinction of traditional occupations and industries classic.

Purpose of the article is to describe some issues in the field how the information technologies influence humans, their existence and social processes. What is their role for human development? Is it a new revolution? Theory keeps arguing about heading to "informational" or "network" society, and the effect from global transformations to human civilization. 

Results. Many people say that technologies have direct influence to the public relations. The newest trends in these systems, their role of the adolescents and how internet changes peoples` mentality has been researched for years. On one side we can see the negative consequence – people think that all the entertainments, access to information and technology improvement could lead to increase crisis in communication.  Another negative results of the technology, is the total loss of privacy and private space, as well as the permanent digital connection with the working place. Concerns are each and every aspect of our life will be monitored and recorded from the Government, conglomerates and even – banks.  

Conclusions. As it became clear, decade after decade the technology and technological innovations are becoming more and more popular among researchers. It can be summarized that there are two main opinions, on the completely opposite ends – first one is the positive – the technology brings joy and happiness, and the other one – the negative – that technology will destroy the mankind. They are dozens of researches, thoughts, developments and expectations. We are aware of the interest of the impact of technology upon life. Researching the influential mechanism and impact of new technology upon society, culture and values, became invariable part of scientific knowledge.  As an addition of the above, it can be summarized that the past time and space oriented limits today are being overcome. Working with network communication environment is an everyday practice now.

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ZHELYAZKOVA, P., & VASILEVA, S. (2018). SOME ASPECTS OF THE IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON THE SOCIAL PROCESSES. Вісник Черкаського національного університету імені Богдана Хмельницького.<Br>Серія: "Педагогічні науки", (3). вилучено із https://ped-ejournal.cdu.edu.ua/article/view/1530
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Petya ZHELYAZKOVA, Varna University of Management, Bulgaria

Student Bachelor of Software Systems and Technologies,  Varna University of Management, Bulgaria

Svetlana VASILEVA, Varna University of Management, Bulgaria

PhD, Associate professor Lecturer of the School of Computer Sciences, Varna University of Management, Bulgaria

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