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No Image Available The Human Race to the Future
You will get an engaging and thought provoking ride. In future scenarios written to make science and technology readable and intriguing, the author weaves imagination, science, and even occasional dry...
Social Sciences, Strategy Daniel Berleant
No Image Available The Industries of the Future
Leading innovation expert Alec Ross explains what's next for the world, mapping out the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years—for businesses, governments, and the...
Business & Economics, Globalization, Politics & Government, Social Aspects of Technology Alec Ross
No Image Available The Inevitable
Becoming -- Cognifying -- Flowing -- Screening -- Accessing -- Sharing -- Filtering -- Remixing -- Interacting -- Tracking -- Questioning -- Beginning From one of our leading technology thinkers...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy Kevin Kelly
No Image Available The Infinite Resource
Climate change. Finite fossil fuels. Fresh water depletion. Rising commodity prices. Ocean acidification. Overpopulation. Deforestation. Feeding the world’s billions. We’re beset by an array of natural resource and environmental challenges....
Climate, Sustainability Ramez Naam
No Image Available The Information
The story of information begins in a time profoundly unlike our own, when every thought and utterance vanishes as soon as it is born. From the invention of scripts and...
Information Theory, Language Arts & Disciplines, Social Sciences James Gleick
No Image Available The Information Diet
The modern human animal spends upwards of 11 hours out of every 24 in a state of constant consumption. Not eating, but gorging on information ceaselessly spewed from the screens...
Computers, Ideas, Media & Internet, Social Aspects of Technology Clay Johnson
No Image Available The Innovative University
The Innovative University illustrates how higher education can respond to the forces of disruptive innovation , and offers a nuanced and hopeful analysis of where the traditional university and its...
Disruption, Education, History, Innovation, Philosophy Clayton M. Christensen, Henry J. Eyring
No Image Available The Innovator’s Dilemma
An innovation classic. From Steve Jobs to Jeff Bezos, Clay Christensen’s work continues to underpin today’s most innovative leaders and organizations. The bestselling classic on disruptive innovation, by renowned author...
Business & Economics, Strategy Clayton M. Christensen
No Image Available The Innovator’s DNA
In The Innovator’s DNA, authors Jeffrey Dyer, Hal Gregersen, and bestselling author Clayton Christensen (The Innovator’s Dilemma, The Innovator’s Solution, How Will You Measure Your Life?) build on what we...
Business & Economics, Innovation, Strategy Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen, Clayton M. Christensen
No Image Available The Internet Is Not What You Think It Is
An original deep history of the internet that tells the story of the centuries-old utopian dreams behind it—and explains why they have died today Many think of the internet as...
Philosophy, Privacy, Social Media Justin E. H. Smith
No Image Available The Internet of Money
While many books explain the how of bitcoin, The Internet of Money delves into the why of bitcoin. Acclaimed information-security expert and author of Mastering Bitcoin, Andreas M. Antonopoulos examines...
Bitcoin, Communication, Digital Currencies Andreas M. Antonopoulos
No Image Available The Job
Since 1973, our productivity has grown almost six times faster than our wages. Most of us rank so far below the top earners in the country that the "winners" might...
Economics, Employment, Future of Work, Unemployment Ellen Ruppel Shell
No Image Available The Laws of Disruption
While digital life races ahead, the rest of our life, from law to business, struggles to keep up. Business strategists, lawyers, judges, regulators, and consumers have all been left behind,...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy, Technology & Engineering Larry Downes
No Image Available The Master Switch
In this age of an open Internet, it is easy to forget that every American information industry, beginning with the telephone, has eventually been taken captive by some ruthless monopoly...
Business & Economics, Communication, Media & Internet Tim Wu
No Image Available The Ministry for the Future
The Ministry for the Future is a masterpiece of the imagination, using fictional eyewitness accounts to tell the story of how climate change will affect us all. Its setting is...
Climate Kim Stanley Robinson
No Image Available The Mobile Wave
In the tradition of international bestsellers, Future Shock and Megatrends, Michael J. Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy, brings TheMobile Wave, a ground-breaking analysis of the impact of mobile intelligence -- the...
History, Mobile, Technology & Engineering Michael J. Saylor
No Image Available The Net Delusion
“The revolution will be Twittered!” declared journalist Andrew Sullivan after protests erupted in Iran in June 2009. Yet for all the talk about the democratizing power of the Internet, regimes...
Computers, History, Law Evgeny Morozov
No Image Available The Network Imperative
Digital networks are changing all the rules of business. New, scalable, digitally networked business models, like those of Amazon, Google, Uber, and Airbnb, are affecting growth, scale, and profit potential...
Business enterprises, Strategy Barry Libert, Megan Beck, Jerry Wind
No Image Available The New Digital Age
In an unparalleled collaboration, two leading global thinkers in technology and foreign affairs give us their widely anticipated, transformational vision of the future: a world where everyone is connected—a world...
Computers, History, Ideas, Technology & Engineering Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen
No Image Available The Once and Future Worker
The American worker is in crisis. Wages have stagnated for more than a generation. Reliance on welfare programs has surged. Life expectancy is falling as substance abuse and obesity rates...
Economics, Future of Work, Inequality, Political Science Oren Cass
No Image Available The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria’s international bestseller The Post-American World pointed to the “rise of the rest”―the growth of countries like China, India, Brazil, and others―as the great story of our time, the...
International, Political Science, Public Policy Fareed Zakaria
No Image Available The Price of Tomorrow
We live in an extraordinary time. Technological advances are happening at a rate faster than our ability to understand them, and in a world that moves faster than we can...
Business & Economics Jeff Booth
No Image Available The Rise of Technosocialism
The 21st century is going to be the most disruptive, contentious period humanity has ever lived through. It will challenge our most sacred ideologies around politics, economics and social constructs....
Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Climate, Robotics, Social Aspects of Technology Brett King, Dr. Richard Petty
No Image Available The Second Machine Age
In recent years, Google’s autonomous cars have logged thousands of miles on American highways and IBM’s Watson trounced the best human Jeopardy!players. Digital technologies―with hardware, software, and networks at their...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee
No Image Available The Signals Are Talking
Amy Webb is a noted futurist who combines curiosity, skepticism, colorful storytelling, and deeply reported, real-world analysis in this essential book for understanding the future. The Signals Are Talking reveals...
Business & Economics, Forecasting, Strategy Amy Webb
No Image Available The Technology Trap
From the Industrial Revolution to the age of artificial intelligence, The Technology Trap takes a sweeping look at the history of technological progress and how it has radically shifted the...
Artificial Intelligence, Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Technology & Engineering Carl Benedikt Frey
No Image Available The Third Industrial Revolution
The Industrial Revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame. The price of gas and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market...
Energy, Globalization, Politics & Government Jeremy Rifkin
No Image Available The Truth Matters
Today’s media and political landscapes are littered with untrustworthy sources and the dangerous concept of “fake news.” This accessible guide helps you fight this deeply troubling trend and ensure that...
Civil Liberties, Media & Internet, Political Science Bruce Bartlett
No Image Available The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet
"No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider." Did you know that...
Computer & Internet Law, Computers, Law, Science, Technology & Engineering Jeff Kosseff
No Image Available The Uninhabitable Earth
It is worse, much worse, than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors...
Climate, Politics & Government, Public Policy, Science, Sustainability David Wallace-Wells
No Image Available The Water Will Come
What if Atlantis wasn't a myth, but an early precursor to a new age of great flooding? Across the globe, scientists and civilians alike are noticing rapidly rising sea levels,...
Climate, Disruption, Innovation, Nature, Sustainability Jeff Goodell
No Image Available The World America Made
What would the world look like if America were to reduce its role as a global leader in order to focus all its energies on solving its problems at home?...
Democracy, History, International, Political Science, Security Robert Kagan
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