Communication and technology: what’s new?

  title={Communication and technology: what’s new?},
  author={Robin Mansell},
innovations in handset technology. In this view, b y the early part of the 21 st century technological innovation in the fields of engineeri ng concerned with the underlying communication infrastructure had stabilized, offeri ng a foundation for current and yet-to-be-imagined applications. This observation echoes many of the technologically deterministic views (Gilder 2000) that are frequent ly criticized in the humanities and social science literature which considers the relat ionship between… CONTINUE READING