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New Missions for a Sociotechnical Infrastructure
November 2010 (vol. 43 no. 11)
pp. 37-43
Gary Olson, University of California, Irvine.
Gloria Mark, University of California, Irvine
Dana Rotman, University of Maryland
Social media technologies that began as discretionary and playful have the potential to transform national issues including healthcare, the environment, and media literacy. These loftier goals require a closer look at challenges such as privacy and the ethical use of technology.

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Gary Olson, Gloria Mark, Elizabeth Churchill, Dana Rotman, "New Missions for a Sociotechnical Infrastructure," Computer, vol. 43, no. 11, pp. 37-43, Nov. 2010, doi:10.1109/MC.2010.321
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