Users, Economics, Technology: Unavoidable Interdynamics

Rui L. Aguiar, Ertan Onur, Knud Erik Skovby, Mari Carmen Aguayo‐Torres, Thomas Skjødeberg Toftegaard, "Users, Economics, Technology: Unavoidable Interdynamics", Wireless Personal Communications, Vol. 53, no. 3, pp. 437-442, ISSN 0929-6212, May 2010


This paper briefly presents some conclusions of a brainstorming session on the way technology is evolving in ICT. Technology advances have overcome society ability to answer, both in economic and in human aspects. The current design paradigms, of agnostic technology development, need to be reconsidered, and the user needs to be repositioned at the center of future developments.


Magazine: Wireless Personal Communications

Number: 3

Volume: 53

Page(s): 437-442

ISSN: 0929-6212