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Gregory, Josh

Summary: "Learn all about virtual reality technology, from the earliest breakthroughs to the latest advances."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 006.8 GRE

Hosoda, Mamoru.

Summary: Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He's good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time hanging out in the all-powerful, online community known as OZ. His second life is the only life he has - until the girl of his dreams, Natsuki, hijacks him for a starring role as a fake fiancé at her family reunion. Things only get stranger from there. A late-night email containing a cryptic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 SUM

Hosoda, Mamoru

Summary: "An adolescent math wiz unintentionally plunges the virtual world into chaos by solving a numerological riddle that makes the global network vulnerable to attack. When Natsuki asks Kenji to pose as her boyfriend at her grandmother's upcoming birthday party, the smitten young numbers man jumps at the opportunity. But his summer of romance takes an unexpected turn when Kenji receives a complex...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 SUM

Wells, Martha

Summary: It has a dark past - one in which a number of humans were killed. A past that caused it to christen itself Murderbot. But it has only vague memories of the massacre that spawned that title, and it wants to know more. Teaming up with a research transport vessal named ART (you don't want to know what the A stands for), Murderbot heads to the mining facility where it went rogue. What it discovers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2018

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Gray, Leon

Summary: Discusses the history and evolution of touch screens and describes how they work, where they are used today, and possible future developments in the field.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 004 GRA

Scott, Laurence

Summary: "Hailed as a 'New Generation Thinker" by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the BBC, the author, blending tech-philosophy with a vast array of insights, shows how we are entering into a four-dimensional world, filled with ceaseless communication, instant information and global connection, that is dramatically changing us,"--NoveList.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.2 SCO

Suarez, Daniel

Summary: Matthew Sobol era un legendario diseñador de juegos de ordenador. Su prematura muerte deja desconsolados a miles de aficionados en todo el mundo. Pero esa muerte, además, pone en acción a un daemon, un programa cibernético autónomo, que inicia una cadena de acontecimientos que amenazan con acabar con el mundo interconectado que nos rodea. Ahora Sobol se ha ido a la tumba con sus secretos, y...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Umbriel 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.3 FICTION SUA

Suarez, Daniel

Summary: After the premature death of Matthew Sobol, a legendary computer game designer, a daemon that he designed to dismantle society and bring about a new world order is activiated and it's up to an unlikely alliance to decipher Sobol's intricate plans and wrest the world from the grasp of his computer program.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2009

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Summary: A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future.

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Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 1998

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3 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI TWO

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD TWO

Turkle, Sherry.

Summary: In "Alone Together," MIT technology and society professor Sherry Turkle explores the power of our new tools and toys to dramatically alter our social lives. It's a nuanced exploration of what we are looking for--and sacrificing--in a world of electronic companions and social networking tools, and an argument that, despite the hand-waving of today's self-described prophets of the future, it will...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.48 TUR

Mulgan, Geoff

Summary: A new field of collective intelligence has emerged in the last few years, prompted by a wave of digital technologies that make it possible for organizations and societies to think at large scale. This "bigger mind"--human and machine capabilities working together--has the potential to solve the great challenges of our time. So why do smart technologies not automatically lead to smart results?...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 006 MUL

Levy, David N. L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.892 LEV

Zarkadakēs, Giōrgos

Summary: Exploring the history and future, as well as the societal and ethical implications, of Artificial Intelligence (AI), the author, who has a PhD in AI, explains its history, technology and potential; its manifestations in intelligent machines; its connections to neurology and conscious; and what AI reveals about us human beings.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 006 ZAR

Husain, Amir

Summary: Explores universal questions about humanity's capacity for living and thriving in the coming age of sentient machines and AI, examining debates from opposing perspectives while discussing emerging intellectual diversity and its potential role in enabling a positive life.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303 HUS

Summary: Designed to give users comprehensive conversational language and grammar skills. The basic course (10 lessons) focuses on polite greetings and small talk and is perfect for patrons who are planning a short trip to a foreign country, or for those who want to get a taste of a foreign language and culture. The complete course (100 lessons) is designed for patrons who already know the basics of a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Languages 2009

Blum, Jeremy.

Summary: Learn to easily build gadgets, gizmos, robots, and more using Arduino Written by Arduino expert Jeremy Blum, this unique book uses the popular Arduino microcontroller platform as an instrument to teach you about topics in electrical engineering, programming, and human-computer interaction. Whether you're a budding hobbyist or an engineer, you'll benefit from the perfectly paced lessons that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629 BLU