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Design and the Domestication of ICTs : Technical Change and Everyday Life

  title={Design and the Domestication of ICTs : Technical Change and Everyday Life},
  author={Roger Silverstone},
It is becoming increasingly evident that technological innovation is not a matter only of production, and that consumption and use are essential components of the innovation process. It is also becoming increasingly evident that technological innovation is not a matter only of engineering, and that both new and old technologies are symbolic and aesthetic as well as material and functional objects. In this chapter we offer an account of the role of information and communication technologies in… 
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