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Proliferation of Social Computing: Cultural Computing Paradigm

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Seemu Sharma, Seema Bawa, Hitashi Lomash

Seemu Sharma, Seema Bawa and Hitashi Lomash. Article: Proliferation of Social Computing: Cultural Computing Paradigm. International Journal of Computer Applications 137(9):27-30, March 2016. Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA. BibTeX

	author = {Seemu Sharma and Seema Bawa and Hitashi Lomash},
	title = {Article: Proliferation of Social Computing: Cultural Computing Paradigm},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {137},
	number = {9},
	pages = {27-30},
	month = {March},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA}


This paper provides a historical perspective of computing technology along with its evolutionary phases. It is a scientific endeavour to understand and further investigate the significant role played by human which leads to the development of innovative technologies. A comprehensive study of invention from personal to cooperative and then to social computing has been done and its impacts have been highlighted. This paper focuses on two aspects explicitly. The first part renders how cultural computing evolved as a technological paradigm. The second part explicates the interaction of culture and technology through dynamics of mind, to define cultural computing.


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Cultural computing, unconscious mind, culture, dynamics of mind, computing, social computing.