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Analogizing the Internet of Things

Analogizing the Internet of Things  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0006
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As any new frontier opens or industry matures, it’s natural to search for analogies and historical precedents to guide both our actions and perceptions. President Kennedy famously compared ... More
The Basics

The Basics  

Cassidy R. Sugimoto and Vincent Larivière

in Measuring Research: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
01 February 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190640118.003.0001
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What is this book about? Research is a complex social activity. It is performed in a variety of environments by a wide array of actors, and includes many different activities. ... More
The Big Picture

The Big Picture  

Cassidy R. Sugimoto and Vincent Larivière

in Measuring Research: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
01 February 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190640118.003.0004
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Who controls research measurement? Scholarship is often lauded as a public good—that is, a product that is expensive to hold exclusively and whose value does not lessen with ... More
Cyber-What?

Cyber-What?  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0001
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The Internet of Things (IoT) exists at the intersection of “cyberspace” and physical space, though the line between the two is increasingly blurry. As Nicholas Negroponte, founder of the ... More
The Data

The Data  

Cassidy R. Sugimoto and Vincent Larivière

in Measuring Research: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
01 February 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190640118.003.0002
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What is a citation index? A citation index is a bibliographic database that contains, in addition to basic metadata on information resources—such as authors, publication year, ... More
Governing the Internet of Things

Governing the Internet of Things  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0005
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Beginning in 2020, smart devices sold in California that connect “directly or indirectly” to the public Internet have to be equipped with “reasonable” cybersecurity features such as a ... More
How Can We Do Better? Finding Cyber Peace in the Internet of Things

How Can We Do Better? Finding Cyber Peace in the Internet of Things  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0007
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Making predictions is generally a somewhat foolhardy endeavor, especially in a field as dynamic as the Internet of Things (IoT), but history can be a useful guide. After all, according to ... More
The Indicators

The Indicators  

Cassidy R. Sugimoto and Vincent Larivière

in Measuring Research: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
01 February 2018
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12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190640118.003.0003
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How is authorship defined and measured? Authorship is at the heart of bibliometric indicators: It is authors, whose names and institutions appear on a document, who are measured. ... More
Protecting Privacy in an Internet of Everything

Protecting Privacy in an Internet of Everything  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0004
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As with security, concerns are replete over how best to scale privacy in the emerging Internet of Everything (IoE). How should we define “privacy” in an environment where our thermostats ... More
Securing Everything?Deep Dives into Internet of Things Security

Securing Everything?: Deep Dives into Internet of Things Security  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0003
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Success sometimes has unexpected or counterproductive consequences. For example, as the makers of Kleenex, Q-Tip, and Band-Aid know, widespread success can cause a trademark to become ... More
Welcome to the Internet of Things

Welcome to the Internet of Things  

Scott J. Shackelford

in The Internet of Things: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190943813.003.0002
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New inventions often open the door to unanticipated impacts that are difficult to foresee as they interact with and influence the evolution of systems around them. Take tractors, for ... More

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