Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
246 books in Technology

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Technology books by browsing the categories below.

Technology:

Technology:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
The Young and the Digital
The Young and the Digital
Written by S. Craig Watkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807006160
Our Price: $18.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Young and the Digital
What the Migration to Social Network Sites, Games, and Anytime, Anywhere Media M eans for Our Future
Written by S. Craig Watkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $18.00

In The Young and the Digital, S. Craig Watkins skillfully draws from more than 500 surveys and 350 in-depth interviews with young people, parents, and educators to understand how a digital lifestyle is affecting the ways youth learn, play, bond, and communicate. Timely and deeply relevant, the book covers the influence...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Being Digital
Being Digital
Written by Nicholas Negroponte, Read by Penn Jillette
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307704535
Our Price: $9.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

Being Digital

Written by Nicholas Negroponte
Read by Penn Jillette


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $9.00

In lively, mordantly witty prose, Negroponte decodes the mysteries--and debunks the hype--surrounding bandwidth, multimedia, virtual reality, and the Internet, and explains why such touted innovations as the fax and the CD-ROM are likely to go the way of the BetaMax. "Succinct and readable. . . . If you suffer from digital... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Toothpick
The Toothpick
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307492005
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
ReaderStore for Sony
more>>
The Toothpick
Technology and Culture
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $13.99

A celebration culture and technology, as seen through the history of the humble yet ubiquitous toothpick, from the best-selling author of The Pencil.

From ancient Rome, where emperor Nero made his entrance into a banquet hall with a silver toothpick in his mouth, to nineteenth-century Boston, where Charles Forster, the father of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Pencil
The Pencil
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307772435
Our Price: $17.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
ReaderStore for Sony
more>>
The Pencil
A History of Design and Circumstance
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2011
Price: $17.99

Henry Petroski traces the origins of the pencil back to ancient Greece and Rome, writes factually and charmingly about its development over the centuries and around the world, and shows what the pencil can teach us about engineering and technology today.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Green Town USA
Green Town USA
Written by Thomas J. Fox, Contribution by Andrew Flach, Foreword by Alex Wilson, Introduction by Daniel Wallach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578263127
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Green Town USA
The Handbook for America's Sustainable Future
Written by Thomas J. Fox
Contribution by Andrew Flach
Foreword by Alex Wilson
Introduction by Daniel Wallach


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.00

"There was never a town with a truer name, though it didn't really discover it till tragedy created an opportunity that residents seized with head and heart!"
— Bill McKibben, author Oil and Honey:The Education of an Unlikely Activist

Hope for a greener America . . . from the extraordinary community that... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Tractors
1880s to 1980s
Written by Nick Baldwin


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Of all motor vehicles the farm tractor has proved to be among the most beneficial. It has freed hundreds of thousands of laborers and horses from backbreaking toil on the land in all weathers and it has stabilized the cost of food.

Starting with steam power in the middle of the nineteenth... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Pursuit of Loneliness
The Pursuit of Loneliness
Written by Philip Slater
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807042014
Our Price: $19.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Pursuit of Loneliness
America's Discontent and the Search for a New Democratic Ideal
Written by Philip Slater


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: July 1, 1990
Price: $19.00

In a classic indictment of American individualism and isolationism, Philip Slater analyzes the great ills of modern society-violence, competitiveness, inequality, and the national 'addiction' to technology. Read more >
Amusement Park Rides
Amusement Park Rides
Written by Martin Easdown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811541
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Amusement Park Rides

Written by Martin Easdown


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $12.95

A ride on a thrill rollercoaster is the highlight of any visit to an amusement or theme park. Today's rides are at the cutting edge of technology and engineering, but they are but the latest of a long line of rides with humble roots in Russian ice slides and wooden sleigh... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Mystery of Flight 427
The Mystery of Flight 427
Written by Bill Adair
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588340894
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Mystery of Flight 427
Inside a Crash Investigation
Written by Bill Adair


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2004
Price: $16.95

The immediate human toll of the 1994 Flight 427 disaster was staggering: all 132 people aboard died on a Pennsylvania hillside. The subsequent investigation was a maze of politics, bizarre theories, and shrouded answers. Bill Adair, an award-winning journalist, was granted special access to the five-year inquiry by the National Transportation... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Remaking the World
Remaking the World
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773203
Our Price: $12.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
ReaderStore for Sony
more>>
Remaking the World
Adventures in Engineering
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $12.99

This collection of informative and pleasurable essays by Henry Petroski elucidates the role of engineers in shaping our environment in countless ways, big and small.

In Remaking the World Petroski gravitates this time, perhaps, toward the big: the English Channel tunnel, the Panama Canal, Hoover Dam, the QE2, and the Petronas Twin... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
View pages: 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20
Page 15 of 25
View past category highlights: