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A Review of The Dream Machine: J.C.R. Licklider and the Revolution That Made Computing Personal

The Dream Machine: J.C.R. Licklider and the Revolution That Made Computing Personal by M. Mitchell Waldrop My rating: 5 of 5 stars Having just read Katie Hafner’s Where Wizard’s Stay Up Late I was ready to tackle this book, which … Continue reading

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Review of Physics Of The Impossible

Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel by Michio Kaku My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was a fun book. I won’t claim that it is cosmically significant, … Continue reading

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Review of Wikinomics

Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book is interesting, though in some ways it shows its age. For instance, you need to overlook the references to Myspace as the examplar … Continue reading

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