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We: Robot: The robots that already rule our world

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We: Robot: The robots that already rule our world

David Hambling

Robotics; Expert & knowledge-based systems

Paperback

Robots are all around us. Working in factories, hospitals, with armies and manufacturers and even, increasingly, around your... [more]

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The AI Delusion

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The AI Delusion

Gary Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Digital lifestyle; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

Hardback

Gary Smith argues that the real danger of artificial intelligence is not that computers are smarter than us, but that we think... [more]

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How Smart Machines Think

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How Smart Machines Think

Sean Gerrish

Other technologies & applied sciences; Machine learning

Hardback

Everything you've always wanted to know about self-driving cars, Netflix recommendations, IBM's Watson, and video game-playing... [more]

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Data Science

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Data Science

John D. Kelleher (Academic Leader of the Information, Communication, and Entertainment Research Institute, Technological University Dublin), Brendan Tierney (Lecturer at the School of Computing, Dublin Institute of Technology)

Other technologies & applied sciences; Computing: general; Computer science

Paperback

A concise introduction to the emerging field of data science, explaining its evolution, relation to machine learning, current... [more]

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Deep Thinking: Where Artificial Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins

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Deep Thinking: Where Artificial Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins...

Garry Kasparov

Memoirs; Social forecasting, future studies; Artificial intelligence; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Chess

Paperback

Garry Kasparov gives his first public account of his landmark 1997 chess match with the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue, and explains... [more]

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information

Vlatko Vedral

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Computer science

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In this engaging and mind-stretching book, Vlatko Vedral explores the nature of information and looks at quantum computing,... [more]

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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb

Business & Economics; Economics; Business strategy; Management & management techniques; Information technology industries; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

What does AI mean for your business? Read this book to find out. -- Hal Varian, Chief Economist, [more]

$44.99

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Ada Lovelace: The Making of a Computer Scientist

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Ada Lovelace: The Making of a Computer Scientist

Christopher Hollings, Ursula Martin, Adrian Rice

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Computer science

Hardback

Featuring images of the `first programme' and Lovelace's correspondence, alongside mathematical models, and contemporary... [more]

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

'Correlation does not imply causation.' This mantra was invoked by scientists for decades in order to avoid taking positions... [more]

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists...

Mark O'Connell

Mathematics & Sciences; Biotechnology; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

Paperback

A globe-spanning investigation into the Transhumanist movement, considering the tech billionaires, scientific luminaries,... [more]

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Artificial Intelligence: Everything you need to know about the coming AI. A Ladybird Expert Book

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Artificial Intelligence: Everything you need to know about the coming AI....

Michael Woolridge

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Artificial Intelligence is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to intelligent... [more]

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Machines that Think: Everything you need to know about the coming age of artificial intelligence

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Machines that Think: Everything you need to know about the coming age of...

New Scientist

Popular science; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

Machines That Think explores how artificial intelligence helps us understand human intelligence, machines that compose music... [more]

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Experience on Demand: What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do

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Experience on Demand: What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It...

Jeremy Bailenson

Society & Social Sciences; Virtual reality

Hardback

An in-depth look at virtual reality and how it can be harnessed to improve our everyday lives. [more]

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Changing Jobs: The Fair go in the New Machine Age

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Changing Jobs: The Fair go in the New Machine Age

Jim Chalmers , Mike Quigley

History; Cultural studies; Sociology: work & labour; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

An essential guide to the future of work in Australia. [more]

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The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

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The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics...

Roger Penrose (University of Oxford)

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

In his bestselling work of popular science, Sir Roger Penrose takes us on a fascinating tour through the basic principles... [more]

$27.95

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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

Nick Bostrom (Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy & Oxford Martin School and Director, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford)

Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

Paperback

The human brain has some capabilities that the brains of other animals lack.... [more]

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A Dictionary of Computer Science

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A Dictionary of Computer Science

Andrew Butterfield (Trinity College, Dublin), Gerard Ekembe Ngondi (University of York), Anne Kerr

Reference works; Mathematical theory of computation

Paperback

This bestselling dictionary has been fully revised, making it the most up-to-date and authoritative reference of its kind.... [more]

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Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution

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Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created...

Walter Isaacson

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Computer science

Paperback

Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson's story of the people who created the... [more]

$24.99

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Computation and its Limits

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Computation and its Limits

Paul Cockshott (Reader, Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow), Lewis M. Mackenzie (Senior Lecturer, Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow), Gregory Michaelson (Professor of Computing Science, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics; Computer science; Mathematical theory of computation

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Although we are entirely unaware of it, computation is central to all aspects of our existences. Every day we solve, or try... [more]

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Beyond Boundaries: The New Neuroscience of Connecting Brains with Machines---And How It Will Change Our Lives

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Beyond Boundaries: The New Neuroscience of Connecting Brains with Machines---And...

Miguel Nicolelis, M.D.

Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences; Human-computer interaction

Hardback

A pioneering neuroscientist from Duke University shows how the long-sought merger of brains with machines is about to become... [more]

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Finding Out About: A Cognitive Perspective on Search Engine Technology and the WWW

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Finding Out About: A Cognitive Perspective on Search Engine Technology and...

Richard K. Belew (University of California, San Diego)

Internet guides & online services; Human-computer interaction

Paperback

Introduces the idea of Finding Out About (FOA) as the process of actively seeking relevant information, and many of its facets... [more]

$85.00

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Numerical Recipes Source Code CD-ROM 3rd Edition: The Art of Scientific Computing

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Numerical Recipes Source Code CD-ROM 3rd Edition: The Art of Scientific...

William H. Press, Saul A. Teukolsky, William T. Vetterling (Exxon Research and Engineering Company), Brian P. Flannery

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical theory of computation

CD-ROM

This CD-ROM contains complete source code in C++ for the brand-new Numerical Recipes, Third Edition, plus source code from... [more]

$150.00

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Emotion: A Very Short Introduction

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Emotion: A Very Short Introduction

Dylan Evans (Research Fellow in Philosophy, King's College London)

Psychology; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Neurosciences; Artificial intelligence; Popular psychology

Paperback

This book outlines some of the latest scientific ideas about the emotions in an accessible and exciting way. Dylan Evans... [more]

$15.95

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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from Ancient Egypt to Online Secret Societies

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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from...

Craig P. Bauer

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Computer science

Paperback

A mathematical tour of some of the greatest unsolved ciphers of all time In 1953, a man was found dead from cyanide poisoning... [more]

$44.99

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The AI Does Not Hate You: Superintelligence, Rationality and the Race to Save the World

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The AI Does Not Hate You: Superintelligence, Rationality and the Race to...

Tom Chivers

Social forecasting, future studies; Impact of science & technology on society; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

A Jon Ronson-esque deep-dive into the weird and wonderful world of Artificial Intelligence [more]

$32.99

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