Issue No. 09 - September (2006 vol. 39)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.313
Amanda Williams , University of California, Irvine
Paul Dourish , University of California, Irvine
Much urban computing research focuses on cities as generic settings and containers of action. However, cities can also be viewed as products of historically and culturally situated practices and flows. When we view urban areas in this context, rather than as collections of people and buildings, infrastructure and practice are closely entwined.
urban computing, Pervasive computing
A. Williams and P. Dourish, "Imagining the City: The Cultural Dimensions of Urban Computing," in Computer, vol. 39, no. , pp. 38-43, 2006.