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  • Mindsharing : The Art of Crowdsourcing Everything --by Lior Zoref [2015 Edition] ISBN: 9781591846659
    Views : 186
    Pages : 0

    by: Lior Zoref

    Publisher: pLior Zoref

    Book Description

    Welcome to the virtual village, where the right answers are no farther away than your keyboard.

    Do too many cooks really spoil the broth? Not necessarily, claims former Microsoft marketing and online services guru Zoref in this informativ ... more

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    0000-00-00

    ISBN-10:

    ISBN-13: 9781591846659

    Language: English

  • The Well-Tuned Brain: The Remedy for a Manic Society
    Views : 259
    Pages : 400

    by: Peter C. Whybrow

    Publisher: pW. W. Norton & Company

    Book Description

    Whybrow (Director, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior/UCLA; American Mania: When More Is Not Enough, 2005) addresses significant issues related to the navigation toward a more meaningful life.

    Many of so ... more

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    2016-05-10

    ISBN-10: 0393353044

    ISBN-13: 9780393353044

    Language: English

  • How Music Got Free: A Story of Obsession and Invention
    Views : 109
    Pages : 320

    by: Stephen Witt

    Publisher: pPenguin Books

    Book Description

    A history of the music industry’s reckoning with digital technology, the Internet, and the “pirate generation.”

    Since file-sharing software pioneer Napster’s public meltdown, illegal downloading has grown into so widespread a pr ... more

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    2016-06-14

    ISBN-10: 0143109340

    ISBN-13: 9780143109341

    Language: English

  • SuperBetter: The Power of Living Gamefully
    Views : 89
    Pages : 480

    by: Jane McGonigal

    Publisher: pPenguin Books

    Book Description

    New strategies to create a great life through the power of games.

    McGonigal (Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World, 2011), the director of game research and development at the Institu ... more

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    2016-09-13

    ISBN-10: 0143109774

    ISBN-13: 9780143109778

    Language: English

  • The Lost Hero of Cape Cod: Captain Asa Eldridge and the Maritime Trade That Shaped America
    Views : 484
    Pages : 200

    by: Vincent Miles

    Publisher: pHistorical Society of Old Yarmouth

    Book Description

    An old seafaring world comes to life in this examination of the coastal trade of the mid-1800s.

    Capt. Asa Eldridge gazes phlegmatically from the frontispiece of this debut biography by Miles (Boys of the Cloth, 2012). Bef ... more

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    2015-11-15

    ISBN-10: 0962506885

    ISBN-13: 9780962506888

    Language: English

  • The Future of Clean Energy: Who Wins and Who Loses as the World Goes Green
    Views : 488
    Pages : 216

    by: Gary Schwendiman

    Publisher: pAuthorHouse

    Book Description

    A debut book examines the most likely energy developments of the next decades.

    In this science and policy volume, Schwendiman uses the Super Bowl as the organizing metaphor for a discussion of the competing visions of the future of en ... more

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    2015-12-30

    ISBN-10: 1496940423

    ISBN-13: 9781496940421

    Language: English

  • Matter Over Mind: Cosmos, Chaos, and Curiosity
    Views : 113
    Pages : 326

    by: Elaine Walker

    Publisher: pDog Ear Publishing, LLC

    Book Description

    A panoramic account of the cosmos infers political and moral lessons for the whole of humanity.

    Trained as a musician and raised by mathematicians, first-time author Walker merged the two interests in her master’s thesis, which exp ... more

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    2016-02-15

    ISBN-10: 1457543591

    ISBN-13: 9781457543593

    Language: English