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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death

Mark O'Connell · Doubleday
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

An eye-opening journey into a world of tech visionaries, billionaires, and eccentrics dedicated to nothing less than the salvation of mankind Transhumanism is a movement pushing the limits of our biology - of our senses, intelligence, and lifespans. It has been quietly exerting its influence...
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Pojo's Unofficial Ultimate Guide to Pokemon GO: How to Catch 'Em All!

Triumph Books · Triumph Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Pokemon hysteria has hit the streets! Every trainer's dream has finally come to life with Pokemon GO's augmented reality mobile game play. Raise your trainer level quickly with Pojo's Unofficial Ultimate Guide to Pokemon GO, which contains tips and tricks for becoming the very best. Featuring...
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The Brain Electric: The Dramatic High-Tech Race to Merge Minds and Machines

Malcolm Gay · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 278
Format: Paperback

The gripping and revelatory story of the dramatic race to merge the human brain with machinesLeading neuroscience researchers are racing to unlock the secrets of the mind. On the cusp of decoding brain signals that govern motor skills, they are developing miraculous technologies that will...
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Data for the People: How to Make Our Post-Privacy Economy Work for You

Andreas Weigend · Basic Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Every time we Google something, Facebook someone, Uber somewhere, or even just turn on a light, we create data that businesses collect and use to make decisions about us. In many ways this has improved our lives, yet, we as individuals do not benefit from this wealth of data as much as we could....
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Wordpress web design for dummies

Lisa Sabin-Wilson
Pages: 372
Format: Print book

Your full-color guide to creating dynamic websites with WordPress Are you familiar with the fundamentals of WordPress, but want to take your skills to the next level? From bestselling author and WordPress expert Lisa Sabin-Wilson, this new edition of WordPress Web Design For Dummies quickly...
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Cyberbullying and the Wild, Wild Web: What Everyone Needs to Know

J A Hitchcock · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

The world has changed drastically over the past decade. The Internet has had a huge part in that, as it has made the world more accessible to anyone of any age, race, or gender. Used for entertainment, education, shopping, dating and more, the internet has provided a whole new virtual world...
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Careers in the graphic arts

Virginia Lee Roberson · Rosen Pub. Group
Pages: 131
Format: Hardcover

Discusses a career in graphic arts, outlining the educational requirements, training, and skills needed to become an illustrator, layout artist, designer, or pasteup artist.
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The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters

Tom Nichols · Oxford University Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

People are now exposed to more information than ever before, provided both by technology and by increasing access to every level of education. These societal gains, however, have also helped fuel a surge in narcissistic and misguided intellectual egalitarianism that has crippled informed...
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OpTic Gaming: The Making of eSports Champions

H3CZ · Dey Street Books
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

OpTic Gaming, the four-time Call of Duty Major League Gaming Champions and one of the top eSports teams in the world, now takes fans behind the controller - into the game and the minds of the greatest gamers in the world - in this fascinating and unique memoir and insider guide.Emerging...
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My iPhone for Seniors

Brad Miser · Que Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Covers iOS 8 on iPhone 66Plus, 5S5C, 5, and 4S   Based on the best-selling My iPhone book, My iPhone for Seniors helps you quickly get started with your new smartphone and use its features to look up information and perform day-to-day activities from anywhere, any time. Step-by-step...
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