Journal Articles

  • Hind, S., Kanderske, M. and van der Vlist, F. (2022) Making the Car ‘Platform Ready’: How Big Tech is Driving the Platformization of Automobility. Social Media + Society. 8 (2): 1-13. PDF
  • Hind, S (2021) Dashboard Design and the ‘Datafied’ Driving Experience. Big Data & Society. 8 (2): 1-14. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2021) Making Decisions: The Normal Interventions of Nissan ‘Mobility Managers’. Mobilities. 0 (0): 1-18. PDF
  • Götz, M., Hind, S., Lämmerhirt, D., Neumann, H., Och, A-P., Randerath, S. and Seitz, T. (eds.) (2021) In the Spirit of Addition: Taking a ‘Practice+’ Approach to Studying Media. SFB1187 Media of Cooperation Working Paper Series. 18 (June): 1-37. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2021) Introduction: Taking a ‘Practice+’ Approach. SFB1187 Media of Cooperation Working Paper Series. 18 (June): 2-4. PDF
  • Hind, S. and Seitz, T. (2021) Agre’s Interactionism. SFB1187 Media of Cooperation Working Paper Series. 18 (June): 22-25. PDF
  • Gekker, A. and Hind, S. (2020) Re-Valuing Platforms, Reclaiming the Local. AoIR 2020: Selected Papers of Internet Research (SPIR). October 26-31, 2022. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2020) On ‘Living in a Box’: Distributed Control and Automation Surprises. Technikgeschichte. 87 (1): 43-68. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2020) Between Capture and Addition: The Ontogenesis of Cartographic Calculation. Political Geography. 78: 1-9. PDF
  • Gekker, A. and Hind, S. (2019) Infrastructural Surveillance. New Media & Society. 22 (8): 1414-1436. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2019) Digital Navigation and the Driving-Machine: Supervision, Calculation, Optimization, and Recognition. Mobilities. 14 (4): 401-417. PDF
  • Panek, J., Gekker, A., Hind, S., Wendler, J., Perkins, C. and Lammes, S. (2017) Encountering Place: Mapping and Location-Based Games in Interdisciplinary Education. The Cartographic Journal. 55 (3): 285-297. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2017) Cartographic Care, or, Caretographies. Living Maps Review. 3: 1-14. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2015) Maps, Kettles and Inflatable Cobblestones: The Art of Playful Disruption in the City. Media Fields. 9: n.p. Link
  • Hind, S. and Lammes, S. (2015) Digital Mapping as Double-Tap: Cartographic Modes, Calculations and Failures. Global Discourse. 6 (1-2): 79-97. PDFsee reply by Gavin MacDonald here
  • Hind, S. and Gekker, A. (2014) ‘Outsmarting Traffic, Together’: Driving as Social Navigation. Exchanges: the Warwick Research Journal. 1 (2): 1-17. PDF

Book Chapters

  • Hind, S. (2022) Machinic Sensemaking in the Streets: More-than-Lidar in Autonomous Vehicles. In Seeing the City Digitally: Processing Urban Space and Time (ed. Rose, G.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 57-80. PDF (chapter) and PDF (book)
  • Hind, S. (2022) Cartographic Care, or Care-tographies: From London to Hong Kong. In New Directions in Radical Cartography: Why the Map is Never the Territory (eds. Cohen, P. and Duggan M.). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 257-282. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2021) «Nahtlose Autonomie»: Nissans Vision von Interventionen durch Mobilitätsmanager:innen. In Autonomie Autos: Medien- und kulturwissenschaftliche Perspektiven auf die Zukunft der Mobilität (ed. Sprenger, F.). Bielefeld: Transcript, 283-314. PDF (chapter) and PDF (book)
  • Hind, S. (2020) Mobile Mapping. In International Encyclopedia of Human Geography (ed. Kobayashi, A.) (2nd. edition). Amsterdam: Elsevier, 133-140. DOI and pre-print PDF
  • Hind S. and Gekker A. (2019) On Autopilot: Towards a Flat Ontology of Vehicular Navigation. In Media’s Mapping Impulse (eds. Lukinbeal, C., Sharp, L., Sommerlad, E. and Escher, A). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 141-160. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2018) Playing with Politics: Memory, Orientation, and Tactility. In The Playful Citizen: Civic Engagements in a Mediatized Culture (eds. Glas, R., Lammes, S., Lange, M. de., Raessens, J. and de Vries, I.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2016) Territorial Determinism: Police Exercises, Training Spaces and Manoeuvres. In Playful Mapping in the Digital Age (eds. Playful Mapping Collective). Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, 94-113. PDF
  • Gekker, A. and Hind, S. (2016) ‚Outsmarting Traffic, Together‘: Driving as Social Navigation. In Playful Mapping in the Digital Age (eds. Playful Mapping Collective). Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, 78-93. PDF


  • Perkins, C., Lammes, S., Gekker, A., Hind, S., Wilmott, C. and Evans, D. (eds.) (2018) Time for Mapping: Cartographic Temporalities. Manchester: Manchester University Press. PDF
  • Playful Mapping Collective (2017) A Manifesto for Playful Methods. Self-published. PDF
  • Playful Mapping Collective (2016) Playful Mapping in the Digital Age. Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures. PDF


  • Hind, S. (2021) Experiencing Something. Re-situating Learning: Making Sense of Data, Media and Dis/Unities of PracticeLink
  • Hind, S. (2016) Driving the Future. Wealth Press: Work and Time Issue. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2015) Election Reaction: A Left Turn for Labour Now is a Fantasy. Novara Wire. Link
  • Hind, S. (2015) ‚Print this Map. Get off the Internet. Take to the Streets‘: 5 of the Left’s Best Mapping Moments. Novara Wire. Link
  • Hind, S. (2014) #FuckUber: 8 Reasons Why Uber is Bad for All of Us. Novara Wire. Link


  • Hind, S. (2020) Governing Future Emergencies: Lived Relations to Risk in the UK Fire and Rescue Service. Convergence. 26 (5-6): 1411-1412. PDF
  • Hind, S. (2013) Mobile Interface Theory. Cartographica. 48 (3): 253-254. PDF

Press and Interviews (quoted)

  • Hind, S. (2019) Forscher-Alumni-Galerie: Dr. Sam Hind. University of Siegen Forscher-Alumni, August 1. Link
  • Nakashima, R. (2018) Why you can’t always trust your handy map app. Associated Press, September 28. Link
  • O’Brien, M. (2018) Can apps like Waze steer you clear of disaster? Maybe not. Associated Press, September 17. Link

Interviews (conducted)

  • Miyazaki, S. (2017) Algo-rhythmics. CIM: Out of Data, August 7. Link
  • Veel, K. (2017) Uncertain Archives. CIM: Out of Data, July 21. Link
  • Hesselberth, P. (2017) On Disconnection. CIM: Out of Data, February 27. Link
  • Posavec, S. (2017) Warming Data Up. CIM: Out of Data, February 14. Link


  • Hind, S. (2015) Sounds from the Other City: Anechoic Chamber. The Modernist: Experiment Issue. Link
  • Hind, S. (2010) The Misadventures of Tintin: (Post)Colonial Representations and Imaginative Geographies (unpublished UG thesis). PDF