June 2017

Special Issue: Norbert Wiener - Thinking Machines in the Physical World

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Intentionality: Value Apart from the Machine

AUTHOR: ieeessit
FILED UNDER: Human Impacts, Last Word, Magazine Articles

In this issue, we acknowledged that technologies are not merely aids to human activity, but powerful forces acting to shape,Read More

The Wieners playing in Nara. From the right: Dr. Wiener, Mr. Ikehara, Mrs. Wiener.

Ikehara Collection: Norbert Wiener’s Japan Connections

AUTHOR: ieeessit
FILED UNDER: Commentary, Human Impacts, Magazine Articles, Societal Impact

Introducing a New Archive At IEEE-SSIT’s July 2016 conference on “Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century: Thinking Machines in theRead More

Clark development of cochlear implant

Creating the Bionic Ear: The Central Role of Cybernetics

AUTHOR: ieeessit
FILED UNDER: Health & Medical, Human Impacts, Magazine Articles

Graeme Clark is the inventor of the cochlear implant. He was the dinner Keynote Speaker at the 2016 Conference onRead More


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Katina Michael Receives Brian M. O’Connell Distinguished Service Award

Author: terribookman

Technology and Society Magazine Editor-in-Chief Katina Michael has been recognized with The Brian M. O’Connell SSIT Distinguished Service Award at ISTASRead More