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Homo Ludens
Homo Ludens
Written by Johan Huizinga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807046814
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Homo Ludens
A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
Written by Johan Huizinga


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1971
Price: $24.00

In Homo Ludens, the classic evaluation of play that has become a “must-read” for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as the central activity in flourishing societies. Like civilization, play requires structure and participants willing to create within limits. Starting with Plato, Huizinga traces the contribution of... Read more >
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The Chip
The Chip
Written by T.R. Reid
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375758287
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The Chip
How Two Americans Invented the Microchip and Launched a Revolution
Written by T.R. Reid


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2001
Price: $16.00

Barely fifty years ago a computer was a gargantuan, vastly expensive thing that only a handful of scientists had ever seen. The world’s brightest engineers were stymied in their quest to make these machines small and affordable until the solution finally came from two ingenious young Americans. Jack Kilby and Robert... Read more >
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Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771025341
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Black Code
Inside the Battle for Cyberspace
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $13.99

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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Dreaming in Code
Dreaming in Code
Written by Scott Rosenberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400082476
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Dreaming in Code
Two Dozen Programmers, Three Years, 4,732 Bugs, and One Quest for Transcendent Software
Written by Scott Rosenberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2008
Price: $15.00

Our civilization runs on software. Yet the art of creating it continues to be a dark mystery, even to the experts. To find out why it’s so hard to bend computers to our will, Scott Rosenberg spent three years following a team of maverick software developers—led by Lotus 1-2-3 creator Mitch... Read more >
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Homo Ludens
A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
Written by Johan Huizinga


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 1971
Price: $24.00

In Homo Ludens, the classic evaluation of play that has become a “must-read” for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as the central activity in flourishing societies. Like civilization, play requires structure and participants willing to create within limits. Starting with Plato, Huizinga traces the contribution of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771025358
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Black Code
Surveillance, Privacy, and the Dark Side of the Internet
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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Organize Your Digital Life
Organize Your Digital Life
Written by Aimee Baldridge
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426203343
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Organize Your Digital Life
How to Store Your Photographs, Music, Videos, and Personal Documents in a Digital World
Written by Aimee Baldridge


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $19.95

Now that digital cameras and music players have become so incredibly widespread, a forest of sound and imagery is blossoming in our homes. We’ve got digital pictures in the camera, scans on the computer, JPEGS attached to e-mails, and tunes on tiny players. But there’s also the old-fashioned stuff: photos in... Read more >
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The Information
The Information
Written by James Gleick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375423727
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The Information
A History, a Theory, a Flood
Written by James Gleick


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $35.00

James Gleick, the author of the best sellers Chaos and Genius, now brings us a work just as astonishing and masterly: a revelatory chronicle and meditation that shows how information has become the modern era’s defining quality—the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.
 
The story of information begins...

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Digital Art Revolution
Digital Art Revolution
Written by Scott Ligon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823095360
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Digital Art Revolution
Creating Fine Art with Photoshop
Written by Scott Ligon


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $29.99

There’s no question that applications like Photoshop have changed the art world forever. Master digital artists already use these tools to create masterpieces that stretch the limits of the imagination—but you don’t have to be a master to create your own digital art.

Whether you’re a beginner who’s never picked up... Read more >
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Super Crunchers
Super Crunchers
Written by Ian Ayres, Read by James Lurie
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739354735
Our Price: $14.98

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Super Crunchers
Why Thinking-by-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart
Written by Ian Ayres
Read by James Lurie


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $14.98

Why would a casino try and stop you from losing? How can a mathematical formula find your future spouse? Would you know if a statistical analysis blackballed you from a job you wanted?

Today, number crunching affects your life in ways you might never imagine. In this lively and groundbreaking... Read more >
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