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Islamic on using social-net applications


Wan Ab. Rahman, Wan Nurhayati (2012) Islamic on using social-net applications. In: World Conference on Islamic Thought & Civilization (WCIT2012), 11-12 Sept. 2012, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. . (Unpublished)


Social-net applications have becoming a phenomenon in the borderless Internet network. The exposure, attractiveness and influence of using the social-net applications have tremendously involved individuals of different demographic profiles such as age, race, gender, economic status, education background, income level and employment. However, without any proper guidance of adopting the social-net applications for the right purpose, many individuals have become victims of misuses of social-net applications and cyber crimes. Therefore, this paper particularly highlights the needs of true guidance that is from Islam as the basic to improve knowledge of optimizing benefits from social-net applications. There are good values in Islam such as taqwa, shy, honest, ethic and integrity that could prevent human from doing harms to others including social problem, black mail and cheating especially through the social-net applications.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Divisions: Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Notes: Full text are available at Special Collection Division Office.
Keywords: Islam guidance; Social networking; Social application
Depositing User: Samsida Samsudin
Date Deposited: 08 May 2014 01:07
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2016 08:35
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/27790
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