The Attention Merchants

Pub Date : 2017-01-05 | Author : Tim Wu | Publisher : Atlantic Books

ISBN 10 : 9781782394846
ISBN 13 : 1782394842

Attention merchant: an industrial-scale harvester of human attention. A firm whose business model is the mass capture of attention for resale to advertisers. In nearly every moment..

Armageddon And Paranoia

Pub Date : 2017-09-21 | Author : Rodric Braithwaite | Publisher : Profile Books

ISBN 10 : 9781782832911
ISBN 13 : 1782832912

In 1945, the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima and old ideas of warfare came to an end. This book tells how the power of the atom was harnessed to produce weapons capable of destr..

Faster Higher Farther

Pub Date : 2017-05-23 | Author : Jack Ewing | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781473541276
ISBN 13 : 1473541271

A shocking exposé of Volkswagen’s fraud by the New York Times reporter who covered the scandal. When news of Volkswagen’s clean diesel fraud first broke in September 2015, it ..

The Reactionary Mind

Pub Date : 2017-10-12 | Author : Corey Robin | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190692025
ISBN 13 : 0190692022

Late in life, William F. Buckley made a confession to Corey Robin. Capitalism is "boring," said the founding father of the American right. "Devoting your life to it," as conservati..

Punk Playthings

Pub Date : 2017-11-13 | Author : Sean Taylor | Publisher : CRC Press

ISBN 10 : 9781315350035
ISBN 13 : 1315350033

Punk Playthings is an antidote to complacency and orthodoxy. Packed with probes and provocations that explore game making through fresh lenses for uncertain times, it challenges ga..

A S Est Pass Comme A

Pub Date : 2017-09-20 | Author : Hillary Rodham Clinton | Publisher : Fayard

ISBN 10 : 9782213707716
ISBN 13 : 2213707715

Elle n’a plus rien à perdre. Elle peut enfin baisser la garde et raconter, plus libre que jamais, ce qui s’est passé lors de l’incroyable campagne électorale américaine d..