Information Societies or “ICT Equipment Societies?” Measuring the Digital Information-Processing Capacity of a Society in Bits and Bytes

@article{Hilbert2010InformationSO,
  title={Information Societies or “ICT Equipment Societies?” Measuring the Digital Information-Processing Capacity of a Society in Bits and Bytes},
  author={M. Hilbert and P. L{\'o}pez and C. V{\'a}squez},
  journal={The Information Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={26},
  pages={157 - 178}
}
  • M. Hilbert, P. López, C. Vásquez
  • Published 2010
  • Computer Science
  • The Information Society
  • The digital divide is conventionally measured in terms of information and communication technology (ICT) equipment diffusion, which comes down to counting the number of computers or phones, among other devices. [...] Key Result This innovative approach toward the quantification of the digital divide leads to numerous new challenges for the research agenda.Expand Abstract
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