Social Physics

Author: Alex Pentland
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101625570
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Pentland leads readers to the edge of the most important revolution in the study of social behavior in a generation, an entirely new way to look at life itself. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Social Physics

Author: Alex Pentland
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1594205655
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A landmark tour of the new science of "idea flow" outlines revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence, explaining the virtually unlimited data sets of today's digital technologies and the ...

People Analytics

Author: Ben Waber
Publisher: FT Press
ISBN: 0133158330
Size: 72.88 MB
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In People Analytics, MIT Media Lab innovator Ben Waber shows how sensors and analytics can give you an unprecedented understanding of how your people work and collaborate, and actionable insights for building a more effective, productive, ...

Honest Signals

Author: Alex Pentland
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262261049
Size: 14.81 MB
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How can you know when someone is bluffing? Paying attention? Genuinely interested? The answer, writes Alex Pentland in Honest Signals, is that subtle patterns in how we interact with other people reveal our attitudes toward them.

Smarter Than You Think

Author: Clive Thompson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101638710
Size: 75.53 MB
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Smarter Than You Think embraces and extols this transformation, presenting an exciting vision of the present and the future. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Writing On The Wall

Author: Tom Standage
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408842076
Size: 68.69 MB
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Standage traces the story of the rise, fall and rebirth of social media over the past 2,000 years offering an illuminating perspective on the history of media, and revealing that social networks do not merely connect us today – they also ...

The Global War For Internet Governance

Author: Laura DeNardis
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300181353
Size: 53.99 MB
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A groundbreaking study of one of the most crucial yet least understood issues of the twenty-first century: the governance of the Internet and its content

How Dogs Love Us

Author: Gregory Berns
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544114515
Size: 57.44 MB
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A neuroscientist recounts his efforts to overcome administrative and behavioral hurdles to train his dogs to sit still during an MRI scan, an effort that produced evidence about canine empathy and the human-dog bond.

Everything Bad Is Good For You

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101158012
Size: 12.76 MB
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After reading Everything Bad is Good for You, you will never regard the glow of the video game or television screen the same way again. With a new afterword by the author.