T&S Magazine March 2015 Contents

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Volume 34, Number 1, March 2015

Special Section on Social and Economic Sustainability

18 GUEST EDITORIAL Jason Sargent, Khanjan Mehta, and Katina Michael

20 Long-Distance Telecommunication in Remote, Poor Areas* Martin J. Murillo, Juan A. Paco, and David Wright

31 Integrated Energy Resources Planning for the Electricity Sector: Targeting Sustainable Development Miguel Edgar Morales Udaeta, Flavio Minoru Maruyama, Andre Luiz Veiga Gimenes, and Luiz Cláudio Ribeiro Galvão

39 The Role of ICT in a Low Carbon Society Michael Koenigsmayr and Thomas Neubauer

45 RFID Individual Tracking and Records Management – Solutions for Slum Communities* Ali Zalzala, Vivienne Strettle, Stanley Chia, and Laura Zalzala

FEATURES

56 An Anticipatory Social Assessment of Factory-Grown Meat* Carolyn S. Mattick, Jameson M. Wetmore, and Braden R. Allenby

65 Resolving Multiplexed Automotive Communications: Applied Agency and the Social Car* Sally A. Applin and Michael D. Fischer

74 Mobile Technology for Socio-Religious Events – A Case Study of NFC Technology* Mohamed Ahmed Mohandes  

DEPARTMENTS

Inside Front Cover ISTAS 2015 – Culture, Ethics, and the Knowledge Society Call for Papers

4 President’s Message SSIT Past and Future Greg Adamson

5 Book Review The Circle

Opinion

7 Ruminations on the “IQ2 Debate: We Are Becoming Enslaved by Our Technology” Jeff Robbins

9 Are Social Media Making Us Stupid? Liz Stillwaggon Swan and Louis J. Goldberg

11 Commentary Considering Social Implications of Biometric Registration – A Database Intended for Every Citizen in India Usha Ramanathan

80 Last Word Lessons from the Sea Christine Perakslis

*Refereed article.

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T&S Magazine Winter 2014 Contents

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VOL. 33, NO. 4, WINTER 2014

DEPARTMENTS
4 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
Dear SSIT Members…
Laura Jacob

5 EDITORIAL
Enslaved
Katina Michael

9 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Enslavement by Technology? Reflections on the IQ2 Debate on Big Ideas

11 OPINION
Are we Enslaved by Technology?
Michael Eldred

12 LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Excessive Conference Fees

13 BOOK REVIEWS
Lonely Ideas: Can Russia Compete?
Hedy’s Folly: The Life and Breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World
User Unfriendly

21 OPINION
Remotely Piloted Airborne Vehicles
Philip Hall

22 COMMENTARY
Recommendations for Future Development of Artificial Agents
Deborah G. Johnson and Merel Noorman

29 COMMENTARY
Channeling Digital Convergence in Education for Societal Benefit
Arturo Serrano-Santoyo and Mayer R. Cabrera-Flores

32 TRENDS
Influential Engineers: Where Do They Come From and Where Do They Go?
J. Panaretos and C.C. Malesios

35 LEADING EDGE
Videoconferencing for Civil Commitment: Preserving Dignity
Muaid Ithman, Ganesh Gopalakrishna, Bruce Harry, and Deepti Bahl

37 COMMENTARY
Snowden’s Lessons for Whistleblowers
Brian Martin

39 OPINION
How and Why to Keep the NSA Out of Your Private Stuff – Even If You’ve “Got Nothing to Hide”
Katherine Albrecht and Liz McIntyre

42 LEADING EDGE
Using Data to Combat Human Rights Abuses
Felicity Gerry

 FEATURES

44 Leaning on the Ethical Crutch: A Critique of Codes of Ethics*
Jathan Sadowski

48 User Understanding of Privacy in Emerging Mobile Markets*
Cormac Callanan and Borka Jerman-Blazic

57 Questioning Professional Autonomy in Qualitative Inquiry*
R. Varma

65 Cell Phone Use While Driving: Risk Implications for Organizations*
S. Yang and R. Parry

73 Building Trust in the Human—Internet of Things Relationship*
Ioannis Kounelis, Gianmarco Baldini, Ricardo Neisse, Gary Steri, Mariachiara Tallacchini, and Ângela Guimarães Pereira

*Refereed articles.

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T&S Magazine Fall 2014 Contents

PetaJakarta.org team survey damage along the Ciliwung River using GeoSocial Rapid Assessment Survey Platform (#GRASP) via Twitter, as neighborhood children look on. Photo courtesy of Etienne Turpin.

VOL. 33, NO. 3, FALL 2014

 

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

4 MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE IEEE

“Ethics And…”

J. Roberto B. de Marca

 

7 EDITORIAL

Big Data’s Big Future — But for Whom?

Katina Michael and Xi Chen

 

9 COMMENTARY

To Let Them Monitor or Not … Perhaps that is Not the Real Question

Alan G. Konheim

 

14 COMMENTARY

Cyberwar: The What, When, Why, and How*

Angelyn Flowers and Sherali Zeadally

 

22 LEADING EDGE

Regulating Spies in the Skies: Recommendations for Drone Rules in Canada

Shayna Gersher

 

26 LEADING EDGE

Consumer Issues for Planning and Managing Digital Legacies

Craig Bellamy, Michael Arnold, Martin Gibbs, Bjorn Nansen, and Tamara Kohn

 

27 BOOK REVIEWS

Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America

The Color Revolution

 

SPECIAL SECTION ON TECHNOLOGY

FOR COLLECTIVE ACTION

Guest Editors: Jeremy Pitt, Ada Diaconescu, and David Bollier

 

 

32 INTRODUCTION

Technology for Collective Action

Jeremy Pitt, Ada Diaconescu, and David Bollier

 

SPECIAL SECTION FEATURES

 

35 Scalable Proactive Event-Driven Decision Making*

Alexander Artikis, Chris Baber, Pedro Bizarro, Carlos Canudas-De-Wit, Opher Etzion, Fabiana Fournier, Paul Goulart, Andrew Howes, John Lygeros, Georgios Paliouras,

Assaf Schuster, and Izchak Sharfman

 

42 Social, Psychological and Technological

Determinants of Energy Use*

Andrzej Nowak, Agnieszka Rychwalska, and Jacek Szamrej

 

48 Social Use Cases for the ID3 Open Mustard Seed Platform*

Thomas Hardjono, Patrick Deegan, and John Henry Clippinger

 

55 “Programming” Social Collective Intelligence*

Daniele Miorandi and Lorenzo Maggi

 

FEATURES

 

62 Participatory Sensing, Privacy, and Trust Management for Interactive Local Government*

Slaven Marusic, Jayavardhana Gubbi, Helen Sullivan, Yee Wei Law, and M. Palaniswami

 

71 Energy Monitoring in Residential Environments*

Parag Kulkarni, Tim Lewis, and Saraansh Dave

*Refereed articles

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GeoSocial Rapid Assessment Survey Platform (#GRASP) via Twitter, as neighborhood

children look on. Photo courtesy of Etienne Turpin.

T&S Magazine Summer 2014 Contents

VOLUME 33, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2014

 

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DEPARTMENTS

4 EDITORIAL 
Beyond Human: Lifelogging and Life Extension
Katina Michael

8 LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Pondering Effects of Video Games on Children
Jim Fifth

COMMENTARY
The Police Crisis of Visibility*
Kevin D. Haggerty and Aja Sandhu

13 OPINION
Personal Rights in the Age of Omnipresent Cameras
Jay Stanley

14 OPINION
Personal Safety Devices Enable “Suicurity”
Steve Mann

16 VIEWPOINT
Are Wearables Really Ready to Wear?
Isabel Pedersen

19 INTERVIEW WITH CECILIA ABADIE
The Sky Is the Limit
Interview conducted by Alexander Hayes

23 LEADING EDGE
Google Glass and Traffic Safety — Messy Decisions
Robert Rosenberger

26 VIEWPOINT
Authenticity and Deception in an Age of Visual Wearables
Roland Bleiker

28 VIEWPOINT
Deconstructing the Relationship Between Privacy and Security
Gregory Conti, Lisa Shay, and Woodrow Hartzog

31 LEADING EDGE
Technology and Operational Safety—Pros and Cons for Police Officers
Richard Kay

34 LEADING EDGE
Observing Crowd-Sourced Surveillance through the Eyes of the German Basic Law
Saskia Hufnagel

36 VIEWPOINT
Who Should Own In-the-Body Medical Data in the Age of eHealth?
Joe Carvalko

 

SPECIAL ISSUE ON ISTAS 2013: PEOPLE AS SENSORS
Katina Michael, Jeremy Pitt, and Christine Perakslis

38 INTRODUCTION
Drones Humanus
Christine Perakslis, Jeremy Pitt, and Katina Michael

SPECIAL ISSUE FEATURES

40 The Regulation of Point of View Surveillance: A Review of Australian Law*
 Roger Clarke

47 GPS in Interstate Trucking in Australia: Intelligence, Surveillanceor Compliance Tool?*
Jann Karp

53 Ill Be Watching You*
Brenda Mcphail, Andrew Clement, Joseph Ferenbok, and Arndis Johnson

64 Body-Worn POV Technology: Moral Harm* 
Clive Harfield

73 Giving Meaning to RFID and Cochlear Implants*
Sandra Wagemakers, Liesbet Van Zoonen, and Georgina Turner

*Refereed articles.

 

Technology and Society Magazine, Spring 2014

VOLUME 33, NUMBER 1, SPRING 2014

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Smart Grids and Social Networks

DEPARTMENTS

4 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Starting a New Chapter Laura Jacob

5 EDITORIAL We’ve Got to Do Better Katherine Albrecht and Katina Michael

10 BOOK REVIEWS  Nanotechnology: Ethical and Social Implications Tesla: Inventor of the Electrical Age

16 LETTER TO THE EDITOR T&S “Technology and Society in Asia” Editorial Hits a Nerve Doug Dexter

17 LEADING EDGE Geosocial Intelligence Tomas Holderness

19 COMMENTARY Appropriate Technologies in the Globalized World: FAQs* Samir Patel, Siri Maley, and Khanjan Mehta

SPECIAL SECTION ON SMART GRIDS AND SOCIAL NETWORKS

Guest Editors: Jeremy Pitt and Andrzej Nowak

27 SPECIAL SECTION INTRODUCTION

The Reinvention of Social Capital for Socio-Technical Systems* Jeremy Pitt and Andrzej Nowak

SPECIAL SECTION FEATURES

34 Smart Cities and Their Smart Decisions: Ethical Considerations* David Bianchini and Ismael Ávila The development of smart cities must incorporate ethical dimensions.

41 Goal-Oriented Prosumer Community Groups for the Smart Grid* A.J. Dinusha Rathnayaka, Vidyasagar M. Potdar, Tharam Dillon, Omar Hussain, and Samitha Kuruppu Smart grids enable the creation of “prosumers,” who consume energy, and who also generate green energy and share the surplus.

49 User Issues for Smart Meter Technology* Marcus Wigan Consumer engagement and perspectives are needed to make the best use of the valuable microdata collected by smart meters.

54 Social Media, Disaster Studies, and Human Communication* Lucy Resnyansky Human communication can help us overcome an informationcentric perspective related to social media.

66 Value Capturing and Role Playing in Social Networking Sites* Enas Al-Lozi, Mutaz M. Al-Debei, and Anas Aloudat Some people may join online networks desperately seeking emotional support in different aspects of life.

73 Maps as Deep: Reading the Code of Location-Based Social Networks* Leighton Evans What are some of the implications as more people begin to experience places and locations that are mediated, translated,or interpreted by computational code?

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T&S Magazine, Winter 2013

T&S Magazine

VOLUME 21, NUMBER 4, WINTER 2013

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DEPARTMENTS


4 EDITORIAL For Now We See Through a Glass, Darkly Katina Michael


6 BOOK REVIEW Digital Whoness: Identity, Privacy and Freedom in the Cyberworld


8 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR


9 LEADING EDGE Automatic Quality Management in Crowdsourcing Daniel Schall


14 LEADING EDGE Transparancy-Driven Business Process Management in Healthcare Settings Mathias Kirchmer, Sigifredo Laengle, and Victor Masías


17 OPINION The Future of Outdoor Media Systems Ron Harwood


19 OPINION Promoting Psychological Wellbeing: Loftier Goals for New Technologies Rafael A. Calvo and Dorian Peters

22 OPINION Open Prosperity: Breaking Down Financial and Educational Barriers to Creating Physical Goods Stephen Fox


 25 COMMENTARY Understanding the Human Machine* Deborah Lupton


    SPECIAL SECTION ON SENSORS Katherine Albrecht and Katina Michael


31 GUEST EDITORIAL Connected: To Everyone and Everything Katherine Albrecht and Katina Michael  


SPECIAL SECTION FEATURES   35 Asynchronous Adaptations to Complex Social Interactions* Sally Applin and Michael Fischer


45 Comparing British and Japanese Perceptions of a Wearable Ubiquitous Monitoring Device* Stuart Moran, Toyoaki Nishida, and Keiichi Nakata


50 Public Open Sensor Data: Revolutionizing Smart Cities* Albert Domingo, Boris Bellalta, Manuel Palacin, Miquel Oliver, and Esteve Almirall


57 Public Domain Treaty Compliance Verification in the Digital Age* Christopher W. Stubbs and Sidney D. Drell


 

*Refereed articles Cover Image: Fabio Lima.

Volume 32 – Number 3 – Fall 2013

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Ubiquitous Wearable Technologies

 

DEPARTMENTS

4 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
The Beauty of In-Person Meetings
Laura Jacob

5 EDITORIAL
Putting Technology into Perspective in Asia
Katina Michael

7 ISTAS’14/ETHICS 2014
2014 CONFERENCE ON NORBERT WEINER IN THE 21ST CENTURY

8 POLICY PERSPECTIVES
Empowering Sustainable Consumption
Clinton J. Andrews

10 BOOK REVIEW
Networks, Crowds, and Markets

11 COMMENTARY
A Decision Support System to Assist the Rural Poor in Bangladesh
Michael Gurstein

21 LEADING EDGE
Critical Success Factors of Convergency Technology Commercialization: Near Field Communication*
Sungbum Kim, Taeyong Yang, and Dongwook Kim

SPECIAL ISSUE ON ISTAS `12: TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY IN ASIA
Guest Editors: Martin R. Gibbs, Philip Hall, and Shiro Uesugi

29 GUEST EDITORIAL

SPECIAL ISSUE FEATURES

31 mHEALTH-PHC: An ICT Tool for Primary Healthcare in India*
N. Bondale, S. Kimbahune, and A. Pande
This platform seeks to improve availability and access to quality healthcare for rural communities.

39 Open Source ICT Framework for Developing Countries*
Anuja Meetoo-Appavoo, Anwar Chutoo, Paramasiven Appavoo, and Begum Durgahee
Increased use of open-source software resources can bring significant economic benefits.

48 Clean, Renewable Energy: Improving Women’s Lives in South Asia*
Reihana Mohideen
Small-scale, off-grid renewable energy systems are an appropriate and viable option to provide energy to remote rural communities.

56 Perceptions of a Wearable Ubiquitous Monitoring Device*
Stuart Moran, Toyoaki Nishida, and Keiichi Nakata
Behavioral changes and other undesirable effects could arise from the use of ubiquitous monitoring systems.

FEATURES

65 Renewable Energy Technologies for Cooking: Transforming Rural Lives*
Shailesh Upadhyay, D.P. Kothari, and Ujala Shanker
Renewable technologies hold great promise in rural areas.

73 Information Ethics in Reuse of Public Sector Information in China*
Ying Wang
Four key issues in information ethics for public sector agencies in China are privacy, property, accuracy, and accessibility.

 

*Refereed articles

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Volume 31- Number 3 – Fall 2012

Ethics and Etiquette of Multitasking

DEPARTMENTS
SSIT Board Member Message
Editorial
News and Notes
Book Review

SPOTLIGHT
10 Viewpoint: Through the Glass, Lightly
Steve Mann
15 The Ethics and Etiquette of Multitasking in the Workplace*
Raquel Benbunan-Fich

FEATURES
20 Affordability, Social E-Inclusion, and Addiction in Telecommunications*
L-F Pau
27 The Challenge of Universal Service in 21st Century Portugal*
Raquel Castro Madureira, A. Manuel de Oliveira Duarte, and Raquel Matias-Fonseca
34 Planning and Designing Smart Grids: Philosophical Considerations*
P.F. Ribiero, H. Polinder, and M.J. Verkerk
44 Current Trends in Pan-European Identity Management Systems*
Sergio Sánchez García, Ana Gómez Oliva, Emilia Pérez Belleboni, and Iván Pau de la Cruz
51 Biomedical Engineering Education for Developing Countries*
Tania S. Douglas
58 Facebook and Greek Elections: New Fad or Real Transformation?*
Konstantinos Parisopoulos, Efthimios Tambouris, and Konstantinos Tarabanis

*Refereed articles

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