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  • The Fourth Revolutionby Luciano Floridi

    Oxford University Press, USA 2014; US$ 18.99

    Who are we, and how do we relate to each other? Luciano Floridi, one of the leading figures in contemporary philosophy, argues that the explosive developments in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) is changing the answer to these fundamental human questions. As the boundaries between life online and offline break down, and we become seamlessly... more...

  • Facebook: The Missing Manualby E. A. Vander Veer

    O'Reilly Media 2011; US$ 15.99

    Facebook's spreading about as far and fast as the Web itself: 500 million members and counting. But there's a world of fun packed into the site that most folks miss. With this bestselling guide, learn how to unlock Facebook's talents as personal website creator, souped-up address book, and bustling community forum. It's an eye-opening, timesaving... more...

  • From Humans to Computersby V.V. Alexandrov; N.D. Gorsky

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1991; US$ 110.00

    This book considers computer vision to be an integral part of the artificial intelligence system. The core of the book is an analysis of possible approaches to the creation of artificial vision systems, which simulate human visual perception. Much attention is paid to the latest achievements in visual psychology and physiology, the description of the... more...

  • The Place of Playby Maaike Lauwaert

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 29.95

    A fascinating, eclectic analysis of the changing geographies of play in contemporary society more...

  • Human and Machine Perceptionby Virginio Cantoni; Roberto Marmo; Alessandra Setti

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 167.00

    The theme of this book on human and machine perception is communication, interaction, and integration. For each basic topic there are invited lectures, corresponding to approaches in nature and machines, and a panel discussion. The lectures present the state of the art, outlining open questions and stressing synergies among the disciplines related... more...

  • Informatik und Geschlechtby Corinna Bath

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 49.00

    Was hat Geschlecht mit den Produkten und Inhalten der Informatik zu tun? Wie können Software und Informationstechnologie feministisch gestaltet werden? Corinna Bath analysiert die vielfältigen Verknüpfungen von Geschlecht und Informatik. Im Zentrum ihrer Analyse stehen nicht »Frauen« und »Männer«, sondern die Produkte und Inhalte der Informatik, z.B.... more...

  • Gender-UseITby Leitung Digitale Integration Kompetenzzentrum Technik-Diversity-Chancengleichheit; Nicola Marsden; Ute Kempf

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    Die systematische und interdisziplinäre Forschung zu Usability unter Berücksichtigung der Genderperspektive steht noch am Anfang. Dieser Tagungsband dokumentiert dieerste Fachtagung zu diesem Thema im Dt. Raum. Die Beiträge umfassen Beispiele aus Forschung und Praxis, Vorschläge für gendersensibles Softwaredesign und theoriegeleitete Ansätze zur Reflexion... more...

  • Superintelligenceby Nick Bostrom

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 19.99

    The human brain has some capabilities that the brains of other animals lack. It is to these distinctive capabilities that our species owes its dominant position. Other animals have stronger muscles or sharper claws, but we have cleverer brains.If machine brains one day come to surpass human brains in general intelligence, then this new superintelligence... more...

  • Reverse Engineering Social Mediaby Robert W Gehl

    Temple University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Robert Gehl's timely critique, Reverse Engineering Social Media , rigorously analyzes the ideas of social media and software engineers, using these ideas to find contradictions and fissures beneath the surfaces of glossy sites such as Facebook, Google, and Twitter.    Gehl adeptly uses a mix of software studies, science and technology... more...

  • Digital Soulby Thomas Georges

    Basic Books 2004; US$ 16.95

    How should we prepare for the day when machines think and feel as well as – or better than – humans do? more...