DT&L Library

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No Image Available A Very Human Future
As society enters the fourth industrial revolution, a major question arises—can we harness intense technological bursts of possibility to bring about a better world? A Very Human Future illustrates how...
Social Aspects of Technology, Social Sciences Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington, Helena Calle
No Image Available Cognitive Surplus
For decades, technology encouraged people to squander their time and intellect as passive consumers. Today, tech has finally caught up with human potential. In Cognitive Surplus, Internet guru Clay Shirky...
Computers, Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology Clay Shirky
No Image Available Consumption Economics
If you’re a tech company, the most dramatic effect of megatrends like cloud computing, managed services, and the rise of consumer technology won’t be felt in your company’s product line....
Computers, Design, Social Aspects of Technology, Technology & Engineering J. B. Wood
No Image Available Don’t Be Evil
Today Google and Facebook receive 90% of the world's news ad-spending. Amazon takes half of all ecommerce in the US. Google and Apple operating systems run on all but 1%...
Digital Transformation, Economics, Inequality, Privacy, Public Policy, Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media Rana Foroohar
No Image Available I Live in the Future & Here’s how it Works
Are we driving off a digital cliff and heading for disaster, unable to focus, maintain concentration, or form the human bonds that make life worth living? Are media and business...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy Nick Bilton
No Image Available Irresistible
Welcome to the age of behavioral addiction—an age in which half of the American population is addicted to at least one behavior. We obsess over our emails, Instagram likes, and...
Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology Adam L. Alter
No Image Available Machine, Platform, Crowd
We live in strange times. A machine plays the strategy game Go better than any human; upstarts like Apple and Google destroy industry stalwarts such as Nokia; ideas from the...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy Andrew McAfee, Erik Brynjolfsson
No Image Available Rise of the Robots
What are the jobs of the future? How many will there be? And who will have them? We might imagine—and hope—that today's industrial revolution will unfold like the last: even...
Automation, Future of Work, Robotics, Social Aspects of Technology Martin Ford
No Image Available Robot-Proof
Driverless cars are hitting the road, powered by artificial intelligence. Robots can climb stairs, open doors, win Jeopardy, analyze stocks, work in factories, find parking spaces, advise oncologists. In the...
Automation, Education, Robotics, Social Aspects of Technology Joseph Aoun
No Image Available Shaping The Fourth Industrial Revolution
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is changing everything – from the way we relate to each other, to the work we do, the way our economies work, and what it means...
Social Aspects of Technology, Technology & Engineering Klaus Schwab, Nicholas Davis
No Image Available Social Warming
Facebook didn’t mean to facilitate a genocide. Twitter didn’t want to be used to harass women. YouTube never planned to radicalise young men. But with billions of users, these platforms need only...
Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media, Technology & Engineering Charles Arthur
No Image Available The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict...
Civil Liberties, Computer & Internet Law, Law, Privacy, Social Aspects of Technology, Surveillance Shoshana Zuboff
No Image Available The Exponential Age
We are living in the first exponential age. High-tech innovations are created at dazzling speeds; technological forces we barely understand remake our homes and workplaces; centuries-old tenets of politics and...
Business & Economics, Politics & Government, Public Policy, Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media Azeem Azhar
No Image Available The Filter Bubble
In December 2009, Google began customizing its search results for each user. Instead of giving you the most broadly popular result, Google now tries to predict what you are most...
Computers, Media & Internet, Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media, Technology & Engineering Eli Pariser
No Image Available The Four
Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google are the four most influential companies on the planet. Just about everyone thinks they know how they got there. Just about everyone is wrong. For all...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology Scott Galloway
No Image Available The Future Is Faster Than You Think
In their book Abundance, bestselling authors and futurists Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler tackled grand global challenges, such as poverty, hunger, and energy. Then, in Bold, they chronicled the use...
Business & Economics, Forecasting, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy Peter H. Diamandis, Steven Kotler
No Image Available The Future of the Professions
This book predicts the decline of today's professions and describes the people and systems that will replace them. In an Internet society, according to Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind, we...
Business & Economics, Future of Work, Law, Social Aspects of Technology, Strategy Richard Susskind, David Susskind
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 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 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 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 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 Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus
When protesters shattered the windows of a bus carrying Google employees to work, their anger may have been justifiable, but it was misdirected. The true conflict of our age isn’t...
Computers, Digital Currencies, Electronic commerce, Social Aspects of Technology Douglas Rushkoff
No Image Available To Save Everything, Click Here
In the very near future, “smart” technologies and “big data” will allow us to make large-scale and sophisticated interventions in politics, culture, and everyday life. Technology will allow us to...
Computers, Digital Transformation, Politics & Government, Social Aspects of Technology Evgeny Morozov
No Image Available Very Human Future
As society enters the fourth industrial revolution, a major question arises—can we harness intense technological bursts of possibility to bring about a better world? A Very Human Future illustrates how...
Social Aspects of Technology, Social Sciences, Technology & Engineering Rohit Talwar
No Image Available What Technology Wants
A refreshing view of technology as a living force in the world. This provocative book introduces a brand-new view of technology. It suggests that technology as a whole is not...
Social Aspects of Technology, Technology & Engineering Kevin Kelly
No Image Available What Would Google Do?
A bold and vital book that asks and answers the most urgent question of today: What Would Google Do? In a book that's one part prophecy, one part thought experiment,...
Business & Economics, Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media Jeff Jarvis
No Image Available You are Not a Gadget
Jaron Lanier, a Silicon Valley visionary since the 1980s, was among the first to predict the revolutionary changes the World Wide Web would bring to commerce and culture. Now, in...
Media & Internet, Social Aspects of Technology, Technology & Engineering Jaron Lanier