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- Combining technology and consciousness.
- The Connective State: Europe's technoetic dimension. Roy Ascott 19.06.1997 http://www.heise.de/tp/r4/artikel/6/6140/1.html
- "Technoetic Art: The technology of consciousness provides the substrate from which a new art is emerging". from: A Glossary. Roy Ascott.In: techno.seduction. Robert Rindler & Deborah Willis (eds). New York: The Cooper Union.January, 1997. 
- Technoetic Arts is a journal of speculative research was first published in 2003.