With its cutting edge graphics and extensive catalogue of iconic games, the NES Famicom played a huge part in the history of videogaming Nintendo s console stormed onto the market and immediately raised the bar with classic titles such as Donkey Kong, Super Mario Bros., Mega Man, The Legend of
You ve seen it all before A malicious online rumor costs a company millions A political sideshow derails the national news cycle and destroys a candidate Some product or celebrity zooms from total obscurity to viral sensation What you don t know is that someone is responsible for all this.
Television has conditioned us to tolerate visually entertaining material measured out in spoonfuls of time, to the detriment of rational public discourse and reasoned public affairs In this eloquent, persuasive book, Neil Postman alerts us to the real and present dangers of this state of affairs,
With this project I hope to bring you in my world of growing up with THE Commodore 64 My book will take you back in time and hopefully give you the feel of how an 80s youngster s life revolved around this machine Just imagine your teenage bedroom full of friends and this shiny Commodore, like a
Open the door to your retro computing adventure The Commodore 64 is alive and well in a thriving community of enthusiasts Updated for 2012 with additional content including a new chapter introducing programming, the second edition of this book is your gateway to understanding and enjoying the C64
The award winning author of The Music of the Primes explores the future of creativity and how machine learning will disrupt, enrich, and transform our understanding of what it means to be human Can a well programmed machine do anything a human can only better Complex algorithms are choosing our
The complete History of The Super Nintendo , dives head first behind the scenes and shows you how the console was conceived, the difficulties Nintendo faced as well as showcasing a complete list of hardware and software launched for the console From development kits and prototypes, to the rarest
We live in the age of the individual We are supposed to be slim, prosperous, happy, extroverted and popular This is our culture s image of the perfect self We see this person everywhere in advertising, in the press, all over social media We re told that to be this person you just have to
Freiheit, Demokratie, Gerechtigkeit Die Ideen des modernen Staats entstanden w hrend der Aufkl rung Im 21 Jahrhundert haben wir uns l ngst daran gew hnt Dass Populisten mit dem Versprechen einer autorit ren Gesellschaft Mehrheiten organisieren, ist dagegen eine neue Erfahrung Der Historiker
Hoe ziet de ideale stad eruit binnen tien jaar Hoe slim zijn onze Vlaamse en Nederlandse steden vandaag al Moeten we bang zijn voor de stad van de toekomst Wat enkele decennia geleden nog sciencefiction leek, is vandaag werkelijkheid Slimme horloges en camera s, sensornetwerken en drones vinden
La Th orie de l information est une pop e conomique fran aise De l invention du Minitel l arriv e des terminaux mobiles, de l apparition d Internet au Web 2.0, du triomphe de France T l com au d mant lement de son monopole, on assistera l irruption d acteurs nouveaux, souvent incontr lables.
As the world around us increases in technological complexity, our understanding of it diminishes Underlying this trend is a single idea the belief that our existence is understandable through computation, and data is enough to help us build a better world In actual fact, we are lost in a
Viewed by many as the greatest science fiction writer on any planet, Philip K Dick has written some of the most intriguing, original and thought provoking fiction of our time This collection includes stories that will make you laugh, cringeand stop and think.The Minority Report a special unit