Samuel Arbesman Penguin

Why did the New York Stock Exchange suspend trading without warning on July 8, 2015? Why did certain Toyota vehicles accelerate uncontrollably against the will of their drivers? Why does the programmi

ISBN10 : 1591847761 , ISBN13 : 9781591847762

Page Number : 256

The Half Life Of Facts

Samuel Arbesman

A scientometrics expert analyzes the changing nature of factual information to explain how knowledge in most fields evolves in systematic and predictable ways that, if properly understood, can be powe

ISBN10 : 9781591846512 , ISBN13 : 159184651X

Page Number : 246


Brett King Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd

The Internet and smartphone are just the latest in a 250-year- long cycle of disruption that has continuously changed the way we live, the way we work and the way we interact. The coming Augmented Age

ISBN10 : 9814677582 , ISBN13 : 9789814677585

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Age Of Discovery

Ian Goldin Bloomsbury Publishing

Age of Discovery explores a world on the brink of a new Renaissance and asks: How do we share more widely the benefits of unprecedented progress? How do we endure the inevitable tumult generated by ac

ISBN10 : 1472936388 , ISBN13 : 9781472936387

Page Number : 328

Who Owns The Future?

Jaron Lanier Simon and Schuster

The “brilliant” and “daringly original” (The New York Times) critique of digital networks from the “David Foster Wallace of tech” (London Evening Standard)—asserting that to fix our econ

ISBN10 : 1451654995 , ISBN13 : 9781451654998

Page Number : 416

Debt S Dominion

David A. Skeel Princeton University Press

Bankruptcy in America, in contrast to most other countries, signifies a chance for debtors to stop and recover. This text probes the political dynamics behind this system and provides an account of th

ISBN10 : 9780691116372 , ISBN13 : 0691116377

Page Number : 281