The Friendly Orange Glow

Author: Brian Dear
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 1101871563
Size: 29.57 MB
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Above all, The Friendly Orange Glow at last reveals new perspectives on the origins of social computing and our internet-infatuated world.

The Friendly Orange Glow

Author: Brian Dear
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 1101871555
Size: 75.40 MB
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Documents the story of the 1960s computer program and platform that marked the true beginning of cyberculture, revealing the role of PLATO ideas in inspiring countless technological innovations, from flat-panel wall TVs to multiplayer games ...

Fumbling The Future

Author: Douglas K. Smith
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1475916604
Size: 73.58 MB
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" Fumbling the Future tells how one of America's leading corporations invented the technology for one of the fastest-growing products of recent times, then miscalculated and mishandled the opportunity to fully exploit it.

Troublemakers

Author: Leslie Berlin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451651503
Size: 11.65 MB
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A narrative history of the Silicon Valley generation that launched five major high-tech industries in seven years details the specific contributions of seven technical pioneers and how they established the foundation for today's tech-driven ...

Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Matthew Lyon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684872161
Size: 16.61 MB
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Where Wizards Stay Up Late is the exciting story of the pioneers responsible for creating the most talked about, most influential, and most far-reaching communications breakthrough since the invention of the telephone.

Danger Is My Business

Author: Lee Server
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811801126
Size: 76.94 MB
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At the turn of the century, America saw the rapid rise of a new literary phenomenon: the pulps.

Decoding Women S Magazines

Author: Ellen McCracken
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1349223816
Size: 59.15 MB
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A study of the more than fifty US and International glossy publications for women.

Hit Makers

Author: Derek Thompson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110198032X
Size: 77.10 MB
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Presents an investigation into the lucrative quality of popularity in the twenty-first century to share economic insights into what makes ideas, productions, and products successful.

Weaving The Web

Author: Tim Berners-Lee
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781439500361
Size: 54.27 MB
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Discusses the origins and evolution of the Web, offers insights into the current state of the Web, and shares a blueprint for the future

Information Warfare

Author: Winn Schwartau
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781560251323
Size: 57.47 MB
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An expert on electronic privacy shows how "information warriors" are able to gain access to and use computerized data on ordinary individuals, and the threat such use poses to citizens and to national security. Original. Tour. IP.