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September/October 2005 (vol. 9 no. 5)
pp. 14-19
Elizabeth F. Churchill, Palo Alto Research Center
This issue's theme includes three articles on research activities that have drawn on ideas from social networking to drive innovative designs. The focus covers the design, development, and study of social technologies at the level of individuals, groups, and organizations. Although the tools described here are all intended for individuals, each article highlights how new technologies and technical competencies will further push our understanding of human social-networking drives and desires.
Index Terms:
social networks, sociograms, social connections, Internet communication, social-networkanalysis
Citation:
Elizabeth F. Churchill, Christine A. Halverson, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Social Networks and Social Networking," IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 14-19, Sept.-Oct. 2005, doi:10.1109/MIC.2005.103
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