Atlas of AI
ISBN: PB: 9780300264630, Yale University Press, October 2022
336 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 31 black&white illus.
<p>What happens when artificial intelligence saturates political life and depletes the planet? How is AI shaping our understanding of ourselves and our societies? Drawing on more than a decade of original research, award-winning science and technolog...
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Custodians of the Internet Platforms, Content Moderation, and the Hidden Decisions That Shape Social Media
ISBN: PB: 9780300261431, Yale University Press, October 2021
296 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 14 black&white illus.
Most users want their Twitter feed, Facebook page, and YouTube comments to be free of harassment and porn. Whether faced with "fake news" or livestreamed violence, "content moderators" – who censor or promote user-posted content – have never been mor...
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Cracking Social Mobility How AI and Other Innovations Can Help to Level the Playing Field
ISBN: PB: 9781800315624, Legend Times Group, University of Buckingham Press, August 2021
288 pp., 24.3x21.6 cm
In the UK and most countries today, a person's life chances are unfairly influenced by their socio-economic circumstances at birth. This has led to societal divides that have become wider and more pronounced as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The...
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Hyphens & Hashtags* *The Stories behind the symbols on our keyboard
ISBN: HB: 9781851245369, Bodleian Library Publishing, March 2021
192 pp., 18.4x11.8 cm,
The punctuation marks, mathematical symbols and glyphs which haunt the edges of our keyboards have evolved over many hundreds of years. They shape our understanding of texts, calculations and online interactions. Without these symbols all texts would...
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Fourth Education Revolution Reconsidered Will Artificial Intelligence Liberate or Infantilise Humanity
ISBN: PB: 9781800318243, Legend Times Group, University of Buckingham Press, October 2020
370 pp., 21.5x13.7 cm
Sir Anthony Seldon, the prominent political biographer and leading educationalist, addresses one of the high-stakes issues that will influence our future: the role of artificial intelligence and its impact on education. The use of AI promises an alt...
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Data Centers Edges of a Wired Nation
ISBN: HB: 9783037786451, Lars Muller Publishers, September 2020
320 pp., 26x19 cm, 160 illus.
Often hidden in plain sight, data centers are the backbone of our Internet. They store, communicate, and transport the information we produce and access along invisible pathways. Unlike industrial plants, data centers come entwined with an iconograph...
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Lie Machines How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives
ISBN: HB: 9780300250206, Yale University Press, June 2020
224 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
Artificially intelligent "bot" accounts bolster or berate politicians on Twitter. Conspiracy theorists publish junk news sites to promote their bunk. Campaigners create fake dating profiles to attract young voters. We live in a world of technologies...
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Internet in Everything Freedom and Security in a World with No Off Switch
ISBN: HB: 9780300233070, Yale University Press, February 2020
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 4 black&white illus.
The Internet has leapt from human-facing display screens into the material objects all around us. In this so-called Internet of Things – connecting everything from cars to cardiac monitors to home appliances – there is no longer a meaningful distinct...
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Be Cyber Secure Tales, Tools and Threats
ISBN: PB: 9781789550504, Legend Times Group, Hero, November 2019
288 pp., 19.8x12.9 cm
This important edition focuses on the human factor in training, cautionary tales of breaches that occurred through human error, while also identifying storytelling as an effective tool in cyber eduction. Topics include: Addressing management issues...
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Managing Cybersecurity Risk Third Edition
ISBN: PB: 9781789550528, Legend Times Group, Hero, July 2019
128 pp., 24.6x18.9 cm
Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks and programs from digital attacks. These attacks are usually aimed at accessing, changing or destroying sensitive information, extorting money from users or interrupting normal business pr...
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