VOLUME 33, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2014
Cover image: Reality. Eran Fowler. Used with permission..
Beyond Human: Lifelogging and Life Extension
8 LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Pondering Effects of Video Games on Children
The Police Crisis of Visibility*
Kevin D. Haggerty and Aja Sandhu
Personal Rights in the Age of Omnipresent Cameras
Personal Safety Devices Enable “Suicurity”
Are Wearables Really Ready to Wear?
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
Authenticity and Deception in an Age of Visual Wearables
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
34 LEADING EDGE
Observing Crowd-Sourced Surveillance through the Eyes of the German Basic Law
Who Should Own In-the-Body Medical Data in the Age of eHealth?
SPECIAL ISSUE ON ISTAS 2013: PEOPLE AS SENSORS
Katina Michael, Jeremy Pitt, and Christine Perakslis
Christine Perakslis, Jeremy Pitt, and Katina Michael
SPECIAL ISSUE FEATURES
53 “Ill Be Watching You*
Brenda Mcphail, Andrew Clement, Joseph Ferenbok, and Arndis Johnson
64 Body-Worn POV Technology: Moral Harm*
73 Giving Meaning to RFID and Cochlear Implants*
Sandra Wagemakers, Liesbet Van Zoonen, and Georgina Turner
16 LETTER TO THE EDITOR T&S “Technology and Society in Asia” Editorial Hits a Nerve Doug Dexter
SPECIAL SECTION ON SMART GRIDS AND SOCIAL NETWORKS
Guest Editors: 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?
*Refereed articles. COVER: Istock.
4 EDITORIAL For Now We See Through a Glass, Darkly Katina Michael
14 LEADING EDGE Transparancy-Driven Business Process Management in Healthcare Settings Mathias Kirchmer, Sigifredo Laengle, and Victor Masías
19 OPINION Promoting Psychological Wellbeing: Loftier Goals for New Technologies Rafael A. Calvo and Dorian Peters
25 COMMENTARY Understanding the Human Machine* Deborah Lupton
SPECIAL SECTION ON SENSORS 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.