Each development in Resultantly, most of social media users are haunted by the dilemmas such as how much personal information to put on social media, how they can control the audience of their profiles, and whether the information they delete from their profiles is well disposed of. This paper highlights the social network technology, and the ethical issues associated with it.
Now, users do not need a computer to access online social networks, they can simply use their mobile phones. Online and Social Media; Media is a term which represented the print & the radio in the olden times. On a more fundamental level, most of the ethical pitfalls related to social networking can be prevented by a little forethought and exercise of common sense, without regard to ethics rules. Thus, the development of ethics for the social media is not just a theoretical exercise, but, it is a practical task, assuming responsibility and active participation of both individuals and society. Social media is also becoming more and more accessible as technology further advances. This has aroused new contemporary concerns of human detachment.
Most recently, with the invention of smart phones the media has broadened its scope or it can be viewed as the media has witnessed a new dimension to reach mass audiences. Readings in Virtual Research Ethics: Issues and Controversies. The paper “Social Media, Networking, and IT Ethics - Cultural Perspective” is a spectacular essay on information technology. With the growth of technology many other media have emerged based on the internet.
Works Cited. Most ethics questions about the use of technology can be adequately answered by existing ethics rules without regard to medium or application. Buchanan, E., A.