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Conclusion

Inge Hinterwaldner

in The Systemic Image: A New Theory of Interactive Real-Time Simulations

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035040
eISBN:
9780262335546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035040.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Summing up the chapters, it is suggested to assert without reservation that the sensory presentation is crucial for the interaction of the audience. Simulation iconicity, as an interface, and as a ... More


Management

Ofer Bergman and Steve Whittaker

in The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035170
eISBN:
9780262336291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035170.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter examines the active management processes that people engage in to promote future retrieval. Management is difficult because people have to organize information in a way that anticipates ... More


Unifying Particle Physics with the Cosmology of the Primordial Universe

José Bernabéu and Adolfo Plasencia

in Is the Universe a Hologram?: Scientists Answer the Most Provocative Questions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036016
eISBN:
9780262339308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036016.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The dialogue with physicist José Bernabéu firstly looks into why discovery of the Higgs boson has a spiritual dimension and is a great starting point for new discovery. It then moves on to discuss ... More


Electronic Literature Organization Chats on LinguaMOO

Deena Larsen

in Social Media Archeology and Poetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034654
eISBN:
9780262336871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034654.003.0024
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

On LinguaMOO, hosted at the University of Texas at Dallas from circa 1999 to 2003, the author conducted a series of online chats from her apartment in Colorado -- at first, on her own, and then ... More


The Tagging Alternative

Ofer Bergman and Steve Whittaker

in The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035170
eISBN:
9780262336291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035170.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Tags are an effective tool for organizing and retrieving Web 2.0 data, but they show low adoption rates when organizing and retrieving personal files and emails. Tags potentially offer flexible ... More


The Group Management Alternative

Ofer Bergman and Steve Whittaker

in The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035170
eISBN:
9780262336291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035170.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

People who are collaborating can share and organize files in two main ways: performing Group Information Management (GIM) using a common repository or performing Personal Information Management (PIM) ... More


“I'd Better Make Sure I Learn a Little about Immunology”

Thomas Söderqvist

in Science as Autobiography: The Troubled Life of Niels Jern

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300094411
eISBN:
9780300128710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300094411.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter describes the time Niels Jerne took his sons to Italy in the summer of 1956. By their own account, the boys were immensely satisfied to have their father's undivided attention for a ... More


Handbook of Mobile Communication Studies

James E. Katz (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262113120
eISBN:
9780262276818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262113120.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Mobile communication has become mainstream and even omnipresent. It is arguably the most successful and certainly the most rapidly adopted new technology in the world; more than one in three people ... More


Behind the Scenes and Across the Globe: Virtualizing the Material Culture of Systematics

Christine Hine

in Systematics as Cyberscience: Computers, Change, and Continuity in Science

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262083713
eISBN:
9780262275408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262083713.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter mainly focuses on the material cultures that played a major role in the field of systematics along with the virtual technologies and the five themes of this discussion's outcome. The ... More


The Disclosures of Science

Richard Rottenburg

in Far-Fetched Facts: A Parable of Development Aid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182645
eISBN:
9780262255035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182645.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter discusses anthropological development research that includes codified law, formal organization, science and technology, and shows that development cooperation is not a commercial ... More


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