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Human Compatible: AI and the Problem of Control

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Human Compatible: AI and the Problem of Control

Stuart Russell

Social forecasting, future studies; Impact of science & technology on society; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

Creating superior intelligence would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, according to the world's pre-eminent... [more]

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators...

Angela Crocker

Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL); Privacy & data protection; Network security; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting

Paperback

In this digital age, how do we protect kids on the internet? Dangers lie on social media, and there is an increasing risk... [more]

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Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: Third Edition

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Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: Third Edition

Philip Jackson

Mathematics & Sciences; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

Can computers think? Updated edition, ideal for lay readers and students of computer science, offers well-illustrated, easy-to-read... [more]

$49.95

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Permanent Record

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Permanent Record

Edward Snowden

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Information technology industries; Privacy & data protection

Paperback

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government's system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first... [more]

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How to Prove It: A Structured Approach

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How to Prove It: A Structured Approach

Daniel J. Velleman (Amherst College, Massachusetts)

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Set theory; Discrete mathematics; Algorithms & data structures

Paperback

Proofs play a central role in advanced mathematics and theoretical computer science, and this bestselling text's third edition... [more]

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Tools and Weapons: The Promise and The Peril of the Digital Age

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Tools and Weapons: The Promise and The Peril of the Digital Age

Brad Smith, Carol Ann Browne

Information technology industries; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Microsoft Windows; Computer security

Paperback

The first book by Microsoft CLO Brad Smith, exploring the biggest questions facing humanity about tech [more]

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the Internet Making Bigots of Us All

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the...

Robert Elliott Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Business ethics; Digital lifestyle; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

We live in a world increasingly ruled by technology; we seem as governed by technology as we do by laws and regulations. Frighteningly... [more]

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Deep Learning

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Deep Learning

John D. Kelleher (Academic Leader of the Information, Communication, and Entertainment Research Institute, Technological University Dublin)

Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Machine learning

Paperback

An accessible introduction to the artificial intelligence technology that enables computer vision, speech recognition, machine... [more]

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Virtual Reality

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Virtual Reality

Samuel Greengard

Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Virtual reality

Paperback

A comprehensive overview of developments in augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality-and how they could affect... [more]

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The Joy of Search: A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics

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The Joy of Search: A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics

Daniel M. Russell

Impact of science & technology on society; Internet searching

Hardback

How to be a great online searcher, demonstrated with step-by-step searches for answers to a series of intriguing questions... [more]

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An Introduction to Systems Biology: Design Principles of Biological Circuits, Second Edition

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An Introduction to Systems Biology: Design Principles of Biological Circuits,...

Uri Alon

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Computer science

Paperback

Uri Alon introduces recently discovered design principles that govern the structure & behaviour of biological networks, such... [more]

$114.00

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Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Code

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Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Code

Primavera De Filippi, Aaron Wright

Coding theory & cryptology; Information technology industries; IT & Communications law; Computer networking & communications; Network security

Paperback

How does Bitcoin mine money from 1s and 0s? Through blockchain, a tool for creating secure, decentralized peer-to-peer applications.... [more]

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Artificial You: AI and the Future of Your Mind

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Artificial You: AI and the Future of Your Mind

Susan Schneider

Popular philosophy; Neurosciences; Computer science; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

A sober-minded philosophical exploration of what AI can and cannot achieve Humans may not be Earth's most intelligent beings... [more]

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Artificial Intelligence: Modern Magic or Dangerous Future?

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Artificial Intelligence: Modern Magic or Dangerous Future?

Yorick Wilks

Popular science; Computing: general; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

Getting to the heart of the Artificial Intelligence debate. [more]

$19.99

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

'Correlation does not imply causation.' This mantra was invoked by scientists for decades in order to avoid taking positions... [more]

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The Tech Diet for your Child & Teen: The 7-Step Plan to Unplug & ReclaimYour Kid's Childhood (And Your Family's Sanity)

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The Tech Diet for your Child & Teen: The 7-Step Plan to Unplug & ReclaimYour...

Brad Marshall

Digital lifestyle; Health & Self-Help; Child care & upbringing

Paperback

Are you a parent struggling to set healthy, effective rules around technology in your house? Or have you already set clear... [more]

$27.99

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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from Ancient Egypt to Online Secret Societies

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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from...

Craig P. Bauer

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Computer science

Paperback

A mathematical tour of some of the greatest unsolved ciphers of all time In 1953, a man was found dead from cyanide poisoning... [more]

$44.99

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The AI Does Not Hate You: Superintelligence, Rationality and the Race to Save the World

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The AI Does Not Hate You: Superintelligence, Rationality and the Race to...

Tom Chivers

Social forecasting, future studies; Impact of science & technology on society; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

A Jon Ronson-esque deep-dive into the weird and wonderful world of Artificial Intelligence [more]

$32.99

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Fortnite Battle Royale Ultimate Winners Guide: Essential Tips

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Fortnite Battle Royale Ultimate Winners Guide: Essential Tips

Kevin Pettman

Science fiction; Computer games: strategy guides; Computer game guides (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Your essential guide to Fortnite, the biggest game of the year, combining info on Battle Royale and Save the World modes into... [more]

$15.99

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Webtopia: The world wide wreck of tech and how to make the net work

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Webtopia: The world wide wreck of tech and how to make the net work

Peter Lewis

Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing

Paperback

The web was supposed to transform our world. So why are things so messed... [more]

$32.99

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The Big Nine: How the Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity

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The Big Nine: How the Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp...

Amy Webb

Information technology industries; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

A call-to-arms about the broken nature of artificial intelligence, and the powerful corporations that are turning the human-machine... [more]

$24.99

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Python Crash Course (2nd Edition): A Hands-On, Project-Based Introduction to Programming

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Python Crash Course (2nd Edition): A Hands-On, Project-Based Introduction...

Eric Matthes

Computer programming & software development

Paperback

Python Crash Course, 2nd Edition is a straightforward introduction to the core of Python programming. Author Eric Matthes... [more]

$65.00

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Hello World: How  to be Human in the Age of the Machine

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Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

Hannah Fry

Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Algorithms & data structures; Privacy & data protection

Paperback

`One of the best books yet written on data and algorithms.<br /><br />A... [more]

$19.99

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Excel 2019 in easy steps

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Excel 2019 in easy steps

Michael Price

Excel

Paperback

This book will help the reader to get to grips with Microsoft Excel 2019 quickly - whether they are new to this popular spreadsheet... [more]

$27.99

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Hey Listen: A Journey Through the Golden Era of Video Games

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Hey Listen: A Journey Through the Golden Era of Video Games

Steve McNeil

Fiction-related items; Computer games: strategy guides; Indoor games

Paperback

A history of the golden period of video games written by comedian and Twitch streaming legend Steve McNeil [more]

$32.99

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