The Technological Singularity

Author: Murray Shanahan
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262527804
Size: 40.17 MB
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The idea of technological singularity, and what it would mean if ordinary human intelligence were enhanced or overtaken by artificial intelligence.

Machine Learning

Author: Ethem Alpaydin
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529513
Size: 30.59 MB
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A concise overview of machine learning -- computer programs that learn from data -- which underlies applications that include recommendation systems, face recognition, and driverless cars.

Robots

Author: John M. Jordan
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529505
Size: 45.87 MB
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An accessible and engaging account of robots, covering the current state of the field, the fantasies of popular culture, and implications for life and work.

Neuroplasticity

Author: Moheb Costandi
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529335
Size: 61.16 MB
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The real story of how our brains and nervous systems change throughout our lifetimes -- with or without "brain training."

Metadata

Author: Jeffrey Pomerantz
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262528517
Size: 53.62 MB
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Everything we need to know about metadata, the usually invisible infrastructure for information with which we interact every day.

Information And Society

Author: Michael Buckland
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262533383
Size: 42.22 MB
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This volume in the MIT Press Essential Knowledge series offers a concise, informal account of the ways in which information and society are related and of our ever-increasing dependence on a complex multiplicity of messages, records, ...

Crowdsourcing

Author: Daren C. Brabham
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262518473
Size: 46.67 MB
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Explains what the online phenomenon of crowdsourcing is, what it is not and how it works. Original.

Cloud Computing

Author: Nayan B. Ruparelia
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529092
Size: 67.60 MB
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An "overview of the implications of the cloud phenomenon and the opportunities and risks associated with it"--

Open Access

Author: Peter Suber
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262300982
Size: 47.28 MB
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Distilling a decade of Suber's influential writing and thinking about open access, this is the indispensable book on the subject for researchers, librarians, administrators, funders, publishers, and policy makers.

The Internet Of Things

Author: Samuel Greengard
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262527731
Size: 14.84 MB
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This is the Internet of Things -- a networked world of connected devices, objects, and people. In this book, Samuel Greengard offers a guided tour through this emerging world and how it will change the way we live and work.