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How Population Change Will Transform Our World

Bad Code: Overcoming Bad Mental Code That Sabotages Your Life

by Deborah Johnson, Paula Miller & Sandra Grajeda

DEBORAH JOHNSON takes you through different types of code, tools of code and decades of code to change your thoughts and change your life!

Just as threatening as identity theft or a website hack, there is bad...


Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies: A Comprehensive Introduction

by Arvind Narayanan, Joseph Bonneau & Edward Felten

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies provides a comprehensive introduction to the revolutionary yet often misunderstood new technologies of digital currency. Whether you are a student, software developer,...


Rise of the Machines: A Cybernetic History

by Thomas Rid

A sweeping history of our deep entanglement with technology.

As lives offline and online merge even more, it’s easy to forget how we got here. Rise of the Machines reclaims the spectacular story of cybernetics,...


ROS Robotics By Example

by Carol Fairchild & Dr. Thomas L. Harman

Bring life to your robot using ROS robotic applications About This Book • This book will help you boost your knowledge of ROS and give you advanced practical experience you can apply to your ROS robot platforms...


Modern Monopolies

by Alex Moazed & Nicholas L. Johnson

What do Google, Snapchat, Tinder, Amazon, and Uber have in common, besides soaring market share? They're platforms - a new business model that has quietly become the only game in town, creating vast fortunes...


i-Minds: How Cell Phones, Computers, Gaming, and Social Media are Changing our Brains, our Behavior, and the Evolution of our Species

by Mari Swingle

Constant connectivity is rewiring our brains – this is your survival guide for the digital era


Information, Freedom and Property: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology

by Mireille Hildebrandt & Bibi van den Berg

This book addresses issues on the nexus of freedom of and property in information, while acknowledging that both hiding and exposing information may affect our privacy. It inquires into the physics, the technologies,...


Practical UX Design

by Scott Faranello

A foundational yet practical approach to UX that delivers more creative, collaborative, holistic, and mature design solutions, regardless of your background or experience About This Book • Improve your UX...


Preparing for a World that Doesn't Exist - Yet: Framing a Second Enlightenment to Create Communities of the Future

by Rick Smyre & Neil Richardson

Preparing For A World That Doesn't Exist - Yet is about an emerging Second Enlightenment and the capacities you will need to achieve success in this new, fast-evolving world.


Mobilized: An Insider's Guide to the Business and Future of Connected Technology

by SC Moatti & Nir Eyal

Mobile has now become such an integral part of how we live that, for many people, losing a cell phone is like losing a limb. Everybody knows mobile is the future, and every business wants in, but what are the...


The New Jewish Mandate (Vol. 2, Lipstick and War Crimes Series): Renouncing the Money Changers

by Ray Songtree

The New Jewish Mandate : Renouncing the Money Changers is the Jewish Edition of Vol. 2 of the Lipstick and War Crimes Series by Ray Songtree, with special introduction for friends and critics of Israel.

From...


Knowledge Management in Healthcare

by Lorri Zipperer

Knowledge management goes beyond data and information capture in computerized health records and ordering systems; it seeks to leverage the experiences of all who interact in healthcare to enhance care delivery,...


Last Futures: Nature, Technology and the End of Architecture

by Douglas Murphy

Whatever happened to the last utopian dreams of the city?

In the late 1960s the world was faced with impending disaster: the height of the Cold War, the end of oil and the decline of great cities throughout the...


Intimacy on the Internet: Media Representations of Online Connections

by Lauren Rosewarne

The focus of this book is on the media representations of the use of the Internet in seeking intimate connections-be it a committed relationship, a hook-up, or a community in which to dabble in fringe sexual...


Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment: Key Issues

by Harold F. O'Neil, Eva L. Baker & Ray S. Perez

Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment: Key Issues comprises a multidisciplinary investigation into the issues that arise when using games and simulations for educational purposes. Using both...


Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work

by Nick Srnicek & Alex Williams

A major new manifesto for a high-tech future free from work

Neoliberalism isn’t working. Austerity is forcing millions into poverty and many more into precarious work, while the left remains trapped in stagnant...


We, Robots: Staying Human in the Age of Big Data

by Curtis White

In the tradition of Jaron Lanier’s You Are Not a Gadget, a rousing, sharply argued—and, yes, inspiring!—reckoning with our blind faith in technology

 

Can technology solve all our problems? Despite overwhelming...


The Time Is At Hand! (New Edition): Scientific Predictions concerning the Future of America, Which are Coming True Now!

by T.L. Harlan

This timely book details amazing predictions soon to take place in America and Israel. ALL of its forecasts have been correct so far! Written by a former U.S. Government Global Strategic Intelligence Analyst,...


Hello, Startup: A Programmer's Guide to Building Products, Technologies, and Teams

by Yevgeniy Brikman

This book is the "Hello, World" tutorial for building products, technologies, and teams in a startup environment. It's based on the experiences of the author, Yevgeniy (Jim) Brikman, as well as interviews with...