Volume 13(2), 2017-11, 145—148

We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us

Pertti Hurme
Editor in Chief
Department of Language and Communication Studies
University of Jyväskylä
Finland

Jukka Jouhki
Incoming Editor in Chief
Department of History and Ethnology
University of Jyväskylä
Finland

The current and incoming editors in chief present the articles of this current issue of Human Technology. Additionally, they discuss the human component of recent technological macrotrends and the journal’s editorial interests in responding to and exploring them. During Editor in Chief Pertti Hurme’s 3-year term, research reflecting a wide range of topics has been published in Human Technology. This online journal, proudly open-access since its beginning, and will continue to invite innovative and interesting manuscripts for open-access publishing under its new editor in chief, Jukka Jouhki.