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Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing

Programmed Inequality

How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing

The MIT Press (2017)
AU$30.81

How Britain lost its early dominance in computing by systematically discriminating against its most...

Digital McLuhan: A Guide to the Information Millennium

Digital McLuhan

A Guide to the Information Millennium

AU$46.78

Marshall McLuhan died on the last day of 1980, on the doorstep of the personal computer revolution....

Colossus: The secrets of Bletchley Park's code-breaking computers

Colossus

The secrets of Bletchley Park's code-breaking computers

OUP Oxford (2006)
AU$22.52

Shrouded in secrecy until recently, Colossus was the world's first fully-functioning electronic...

Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution - 25th Anniversary Edition

Hackers

Heroes of the Computer Revolution - 25th Anniversary Edition

AU$23.09

This 25th anniversary edition of Steven Levy's classic book traces the exploits of the computer...

Gender Codes: Why Women Are Leaving Computing

Gender Codes

Why Women Are Leaving Computing

Wiley (2010)
AU$65.95

The computing profession faces a serious gender crisis. Today, fewer women enter computing than...

Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe

Turing's Cathedral

The Origins of the Digital Universe

AU$14.99

How did computers take over the world? In late 1945, a small group of brilliant engineers and...

The Apollo Guidance Computer: Architecture and Operation

The Apollo Guidance Computer

Architecture and Operation

Praxis (2010)
AU$64.99

The technological marvel that facilitated the Apollo missions to the Moon was the on-board computer....

The Logician and the Engineer: How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age

The Logician and the Engineer

How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age

AU$26.02

Boolean algebra, also called Boolean logic, is at the heart of the electronic circuitry in...

A History of the Internet and the Digital Future
AU$27.31

A History of the Internet and the Digital Future tells the story of the development of the Internet...

The Man Who Invented the Computer

From one of our most acclaimed novelists, a  David-and-Goliath biography for the digital age. One...