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Singularity Sky



Human-Computer Interaction in the New Millennium

Internet Besieged

New Community Networks: Wired for Change

The Transparent Society

Web Content Management

Alfred A. Knopf

Building a Bridge to the 18th Century


Digital Babylon

Scrolling Forward

Trigger Happy

Back Bay

The Tipping Point

Basic Books

Hacking Matter


The Soft Cage

War of the Worlds

Who Owns Information: From Privacy to Public Access

Bloomsbury USA

The Ambient Century

The Brookings Institution

Technology, R&D, and the Economy



Cambridge University Press

Grassroots for Hire

Reshaping National Intelligence for an Age of Information

Carroll and Graf

Hiding the Elephant


Raw Spirit

City Lights

Resisting the Virtual Life

Copernicus Books

A Network Orange

Beyond Fear


Ready Player One

Da Capo Press

The Day the World Discovered the Sun

The E-Bomb

A Left-Hand Turn Around the World

Signor Marconi's Magic Box


The Quantum Universe


The Wisdom of Crowds

dpunkt.verlag aktuell

Computer Money

Fantagraphics Significant Objects

Farrar, Strauss and Giroux

Our Posthuman Future

Four Walls Eight Windows


Free Press

Babel No More

Bringing Down the House

Hamlet on the Holodeck

Yes! 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive

Graphics Press

Envisioning Information

The Great Courses Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths of Language Usage

Grove Press

Escape Velocity

Harper Business

The Flight of the Creative Class

Harper San Francisco

Data Smog

Harvard Business School Press

Common Knowledge

Customer-Driven IT

The Death of Distance

Everything I Ever Needed to Know About Economics I Learned from Online Dating

Harvard Business Review on Managing High-Tech Industries

Leading the Revolution

Making Markets

Net Gain

Platform Leadership

Working the Room

Harvard University Press

Has Feminism Changed Science?

The Rhetoric of Science

Henry Holt

Archaeology from Space

Sex, Laws, and Cyberspace

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The Numerati

The Physics of Wall Street

Interpact Press

Weapons of Mass Destruction Terrorism


Trust Me

Little, Brown

The Clustered World

How Would You Move Mount Fuji?

The Perfect Store


The Economics of Electronic Commerce


Black Ice

The Bride of Science

Computer Security: 20 Things Every Employee Should Know

Envisioning Cyberspace

Growing Up Digital

The Invisible Future

Red Thread Thinking

The State of the Net

Web Site Stats

Who Knows: Safeguarding Your Privacy in a Networked World

MIT Press

Achievement Relocked


Artificial Unintelligence

Beyond Our Control?

A Billion Little Pieces

City of Bits

Dark Fiber

The Digital Divide

The Digital Sublime


Experiencing the Impossible

From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog - A History of the Software Industry

Gravity's Kiss

Information and the Modern Corporation

Intellectual Property Strategy

Internet Publishing and Beyond

The Laws of the Web

This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Memes in Digital Culture


The Myth of the Paperless Office


Network & Netplay

The Power of Experiments

Privacy on the Line


Robo sapiens

Ruling the Root

The Strip


Technology and Privacy: The New Landscape

Trust and Risk in Internet Commerce

Unlocking the Clubhouse

Virtual Economies


Be Careful Who You SLAPP


Persuasive Technology

Nan A. Talese

The Bug

New Riders

Macintosh... The Naked Truth

Pause & Effect

No Starch Press

Apple Confidential 2.0


Clocks and Culture

The Silicon Eye

Space Chronicles

Orbit This is Not a Game

Jade City

O'Reilly Media

Bandits on the Information Superhighway

Computer Crime: A Crimefighter's Handbook

The Data Journalism Handbook

Data Science for Business

Database Nation

Ethics of Big Data

Free as in Freedom

Privacy and Big Data

Revolution in the Valley

The Best of The Joy of Tech

Virtual Private Networks

Web Privacy with P3P

Owl Books (Henry Holt)

Why People Believe Weird Things

Oxford University Press

Better than Human

Cataloging the World

Complexity: A Guided Tour

Computing for Ordinary Mortals

Creating the Twentieth Century

Head Strong

Natural-Born Cyborgs

The New Ruthless Economy

The Sun, the Genome, & the Internet

Taking Chances

Transborder Data Flows and Data Privacy Law

Palgrave Macmillan Transnational Transfers and Global Development


What Just Happened


The Mac is Not a Typewriter

Pearson Education

Cloning Silicon Valley



The Art of Language Invention

Automate This

The European Dream

Love in the Time of Algorithms

Moonwalking with Einstein

The Penguin Atlas of Media and Information


Faster Than the Speed of Light

Gonzo Marketing

Lords of the Harvest


Rebel Code

Small Pieces Loosely Joined

Smart Mobs

Wireless Nation


Becoming Virtual

Cyberwars: Espionage on the Internet


The Internet and Society

Prentice Hall

Online! The Book


Corporate Espionage

Information Warfare

Inside the XBox

Princeton Architectural Press

The Metropolis of To-morrow

Princeton University Press

Addiction by Design

The Gamble


Public Affairs



The Age of Access

Distrust That Particular Flavor

Pattern Recognition

The RAND Corporation

Strategic Information Warfare

Random House

Masters of Doom

Regnery Publishing

The China Threat


The Soft Edge

Simon & Schuster

The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of

The Humor Code

Life on the Screen

St. Martin's

Exploring the Matrix


Islands in the Clickstream

Ten Speed Press

Web Word Wizardry

Three Rivers Press

101 Things You Need to Know About Internet Law


Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom

Eastern Standard Tribe


Null States 

Urban Land Institute

Digital Places

University of Chicago Press

Spying with Maps

University of Texas Press

The Medium of the Video Game



The Difference Engine


The Essential Engineer

Flesh and Machines

The Right to Privacy

Warner Books

The Professor, the Banker, and the Suicide King

Westview Press

Click On Democracy

High Tech Harvest

Possible Worlds


The Art of Deception

Hiding in Plain Sight


Liars and Outliers

Microsoft 2.0

The Myth of Homeland Security

Secrets and Lies

World Without Secrets

Yale University Press

The Chessboard and the Web


Persuasion & Privacy in Cyberspace

Prisoners, Lovers, & Spies

Why Globalization Works

The Wired Neighborhood

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