- Calm technology
- When technology recedes into the background of our lives so that it does not impinge on us when we interact with it.
- Green computing
- Is the environmentally responsible and eco-friendly use of computers and their resources.
- Pervasive computers
- Embedded microprocessors in day-to-day objects, allowing them to communicate data, often used interchangeably with ubiquitous computing.
- Ubiquitous computing
- Or ‘ubicomp’ describes when computing is anytime and everywhere, in contrast to desktop computing.