The logic and philosophy of information corner: Presentation and call for papers

June 3rd, 2015

The Journal of Logic and Computation has recently added a logic and philosophy of information corner: http://logcom.oxfordjournals.org/content/25/3/525.full.

Weathering the Infostorm

May 5th, 2015

New review of the book Infostorms.

Practical and Philosophical Considerations for Defining Information as Well-formed, Meaningful Data in the Information Sciences

April 25th, 2015

Practical and Philosophical Considerations for Defining Information as Well-formed, Meaningful Data in the Information Sciences

Workshop on Logic and Information

January 21st, 2015

at the Fifth World Conference on Universal Logic.

SEP Semantic Conceptions of Information Entry Revised

January 12th, 2015

Semantic Conceptions of Information [REVISED: January 7, 2015]

What Your Computer Can’t Know

January 8th, 2015

This review by Searle of Floridi’s The Fourth Revolution is available to subscribers only at the New York Review of Books, but a copy can be found as a reading here:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0XCVVjqkEWAZDJGM2hueWM2eWs/edit?pli=1.

Floridi’s response to Searle and Searle’s response to Floridi’s response can be read here:
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2014/dec/18/information-desk/.

Philosophy of Information Discussion Group

January 7th, 2015

Interesting; a subreddit created to host a discussion group for reading Floridi’s The Philosophy of Information: http://redd.it/2r7nvx.

Philosophy of Information Reports from PhilPapers

December 29th, 2014

Here are some reports generated from the Philosophy of Information section at philpapers.org:

DTMD 15 Conference

December 18th, 2014

DTMD 2015 will focus on Information and values: ethics, spirituality and religion.

Seventh Workshop on the Philosophy of Information

December 2nd, 2014

Conceptual challenges of data in science and technology: http://socphilinfo.org/news/cfp/485-seventh-workshop-philosophy-information-conceptual-challenges-data-science-and