Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

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,

The Creativity Code: How AI Is Learning to Write, Paint and Think

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

History of the Super Nintendo: Ultimate Guide to the SNES Games & Hardware. (Console Gamer Magazine Book 2)

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

Smart cities Hoe technologie onze steden leefbaar houdt en slimmer maakt

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