Unintended consequences: The paradox of technological potential

Ramona Pringle, Katina Michael, M. G. Michael

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Originally, this theme issue of IEEE Potentials was prospectively titled The Dark Side of Technology. We wanted to address some of the dangerous scenarios that arise from the development of new technologies without proper constraint, restraint, ethical judgment, or regard for people and the planet. Certainly, there was no shortage of case studies or scenarios from which to choose.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number7563501
Pages (from-to)7-10
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Potentials
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education
  • Strategy and Management
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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