Computing, Technology & the Internet

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“Anything we practice repeatedly changes the brain; fixate on iPhones and similar screens, and we become better at staying helplessly glued to them.”

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“. . . young people today have the greatest communication and creativity tools ever devised, but the stuff they’re creating stinks.”

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“. . . required reading for anyone interested in, working in, or enjoying the culture of the Internet . . . a superb book.”

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“. . . dogma masquerading as science has dogged humankind like a noxious veil of smoke for centuries.”

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“. . . brimming with sage advice about how to use social media tools. In the end it most succeeds where many other books come up short: in fully communicating . . .”

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“Mr. Reese writes with the authority of someone who has developed groundbreaking technologies and made money doing it. . . . he writes as an evangelist.”

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“Perhaps the only problem with writing a textbook on design is that there is such a wealth of material that no one textbook could hope to cover it all.”

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“Mr. Arthur . . . does something unexpected in his book: He breathes life into these billion-dollar companies and makes them . . . human.”

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“Want to learn and implement SEO? Read this book. . . .

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“. . . a keen intellect, a drive to succeed, and an innate stubbornness to the point of absurdity help. These are all signs of a born entrepreneur. . . . Mr.

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“For that tiny percentage of readers who build their own computers, shamelessly reduce tech support drones to puddles, and know just enough to be, well, dangerous, this may just be the book

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“Digital Assassination is a comprehensive, knowledgeable exploration for anyone who wants, or needs, to know more about how best to survive in the digital universe.”

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Occupy Wall Street was soooo cool. I commuted from my aunt’s house in Manhasset to Zuccotti Park every day. We stuck it to the man. We told it.

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Darkmarket is a lively account of how credit card crime is organized on the Internet and an engaging portrayal of some of the characters who are involved.

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“. . . the rest of us should take Mark Bowden’s warnings with the utmost seriousness because of the growing threats to our wired world.

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“. . . well-written, fast paced, and difficult to put down. . . . The Ghost in the Wires, an amazing and engaging book, is destined to be a bestseller.”

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“[Always On] is a page-turner for technophiles, but weaves enough humanity into the topic to keep most readers engaged.”

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