Slow tech: Towards good, clean and fair ICT
2013 (English)In: The possibilities of ethical ICT / [ed] T. W. Bynum, W. Fleishman, A. Gerdes, G. Moeldrup Nielsen and S. Rogerson, Kolding: University of Southern Denmark , 2013, 384-390 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
Slow tech is a new way of looking at technology. It means designing and developingtechnologies that are ‘slow’, with the aim of being good, clean, and fair. It has, as anaspiration, the design and use of a new kind of information and communicationtechnologies (ICT): ICT that is human-centred, and that takes into account both thelimits of the planet and those of human beings. The focus of this reflection paper is onICT that speaks to the needs of the environment and society, and is thus implicitlyethical. It contributes towards promoting slow tech to an audience of computerprofessionals and computer end-users.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Kolding: University of Southern Denmark , 2013. 384-390 p.
clean, environmentally sustainable, ethically acceptable, fair, good, information and communication technologies (ICT), slow tech, socially desirable
Human Computer Interaction Environmental Sciences Human Aspects of ICT Information Systems, Social aspects Psychology Political Science Ethics Philosophy
Research subject Human-Computer Interaction
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-207750ISBN: 978-87-92646-72-9OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-207750DiVA: diva2:649357