all ebooks in category: Social Aspects of Technology

Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism
English | October 8th, 2019 | ISBN: 1609809750 | 240 pages | EPUB | 0.43 MB

The latest book from "the most dangerous philosopher in the West" (New Republic) considers the new dangers and radical possibilities set in motion by advances …

Antisocial Media : Anxious Labor in the Digital Economy
English | 2018 | ISBN: 147982190X | 220 Pages | PDF | 7.08 MB

The debate surrounding the transformation of work at the hands of digital technology and the anxieties brought forth by automation, the sharing economy, and the …

The Digital Ape : How to Live (in Peace) with Smart Machines
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0190932988 | 361 Pages | PDF | 2.53 MB

The smart-machines revolution is reshaping our lives and our societies. Here, Sir Nigel Shadbolt, one of the world's leading authorities on artificial intelligence, and Roger …

Why Humans Matter More Than Ever
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0262537575 | 201 Pages | PDF | 4.17 MB

Experts offer strategies for managing people in technocentric times. In these technocentric times, it is more important than ever to manage people well. Companies—employees and …

Making Makers: Kids, Tools, and the Future of Innovation [Repost]
English | September 20, 2014 | ISBN: 1457183749 | 162 pages | PDF | 23 Mb

This is a book for parents and other educators—both formal and informal, who are curious about the intersections of learning and making. Through stories, research, …

How to Speak Machine: Computational Thinking for the Rest of Us
English | November 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 039956442X, 0241976634 | 240 pages | EPUB | 14.84 MB

Visionary designer and technologist John Maeda defines the fundamental laws of how computers think, and why you should care even if you aren't a programmer. …

Power to the People: How Open Technological Innovation is Arming Tomorrow's Terrorists
English | October 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 019088214X | 440 pages | EPUB | 6.55 MB

Never have so many possessed the means to be so lethal. The diffusion of modern technology (robotics, cyber weapons, 3-D printing, autonomous systems, and artificial …

Transient Workspaces: Technologies of Everyday Innovation in Zimbabwe
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0262027240, 0262537583 | 312 pages | PDF | 29 MB

In this book, Clapperton Mavhunga views technology in Africa from an African perspective. Technology in his account is not something always brought in from outside, …

«Everyday Ambassador» by Kate Otto
English | ISBN: 9781476786773 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

In Everyday Ambassador Kate Otto brings people together even as our digital networks pull us further apart. In a world of limitless technology, we are …

Social Robotics
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319119729 | PDF | pages: 427 | 19.6 mb

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Social Robotics, ICSR 2014, held in Sydney, NSW, Australia, in October 2014. The …