Technology Sources at Boston College
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Electronic commerce; the Internet; Internet business strategy; global competition; corporate information management. Author of a series of books on business and the Internet, including: Doing Business on the Internet: How the Electronic Highway is Transforming American Companies; Doing More Business on the Internet; and Global Advantage On the Internet: From Corporate Connectivity to International Competitiveness. Editor of the book The Internet Strategy. Courses have included: "International Perspectives on Information Management" and "Electronic Commerce."
Computer-human interaction; robotics; interactive multimedia; computer-assisted learning for the disabled; artificial intelligence. Co-developer of the award-winning "EagleEyes" project– a system that enables computer control by eyesor head movement which is being used in educational settings by many non-speaking children and young adults with complex disabilities. Courses have included: "Robotics"; "Computer Organization and Assembly Language"; "Computers and Management."
Electronic commerce; global information systems; technology; podcasting. Publisher of the Week in Geek - a digest of technology news. Founder of the TechTrek West programs which bring undergraduates and graduate students to Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Seattle for behind-the-scene visits to companies such as Google and Sun Microsystems.
Kane is an expert in the intersection of corporate information systems and social networks. Social media, Twitter, blogs, wikis.
Cyber-ethics (computer and information technology): privacy; intellectual property; security; free speech; business, social and ethical issues and the Internet. Author of the books Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace; Corporate Instinct: Building a Knowing Enterprise for the 21st Century; Case Studies in Information and Computer Ethics; and Ethical Aspects of Information Technology. Courses have included: "Management Operations"; "Administrative Strategy and Policy."