Caught in the Current
Searching for Simplicity in the Technological Age
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||St. Martin's Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||Contact Supplier contact
| Book Description: |
Science tells us what is. Technology tells us what can be. But neither can tell us what ought to be.
As a science and technology journalist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Jay Bookman has witnessed some of the most remarkable and exciting advances in human history-supercomputers, cyborgs, genetic engineering. Like the rest of us, though, he has also watched as ever-more sophisticated tools intended to make our lives easier and less stressful have often done the...