human aspects

Individual vs. uniform mass production (long-tail thinking)

Distributed vs. centralised

  • e.g. washing machine case study
  • enabled by communication, digital fabrication,
    role of money

Open monitored processes

  • e.g. digital archives, drug testing policy
  • enabled by communication, computation

Deconstructing knowledge, behaviour and experience

  • e.g. health – just in time knowledge for paramedics
  • enabled by communication, computation

Physical–digital ecologies

  • e.g. mobile learning, books