The second machine age : work, progress, and prosperity in a time of brilliant technologies / Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee.Material type: BookPublisher: New York, N. Y. : W. W. Norton & Company, c2014Description: 306 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780393239355 .Subject(s): Information technology -- Economic aspects | Economic development -- Technological innovations | Progress -- Social aspects | Social stratificationDDC classification: 303.483 B862
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Spring 2014 Selected Accessions List -- Science & Technology
Includes bibliographical references (p. -294) and index.
The big stories -- The skills of the new machines : technology races ahead -- Moore's law and the second half of the chessboard -- The digitization of just about everything -- Innovation: declining or recombining? -- Artificial and human intelligence in the second machine age -- Computing bounty -- Beyond GDP -- The spread -- The biggest winners : stars and superstars -- Implications of the bounty and the spread -- Learning to race with machines : recommendations for individuals -- Policy recommendations -- Long-term recommendations -- Technology and the future (which is very different from "technology is the future")