Issue No. 02 - Apr.-June (2014 vol. 36)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2014.31
Joy Rankin , Yale University
Modern computing involves not only computation but also communication among many people, along with their cultural norms, values, and expectations. Yet, historians have only begun to address how people made computing ubiquitous. The history of computing should include the myriad human interactions that have shaped and supported our digital, networked world.
History, Social computing, Social network services, Communication networks
J. Rankin, "Toward a History of Social Computing: Children, Classrooms, Campuses, and Communities," in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 88, 2014.