Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Users, Economics, Technology: Unavoidable Interdynamics

Aguiar, R. ; Onur, E. O. ; Toftegaard, Thomas S. Toftegaard ; Skovby, Knud E. Skovby ; ,

Wireless Personal Communications Vol. 53, Nº 3, pp. 437 - 442, January, 2010.

ISSN (print): 1572-834X
ISSN (online): 0929-6212

Journal Impact Factor: 0,653 (in 2014)

Digital Object Identifier: 10.1007/s11277-010-9956-0

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.