I Live in the Future & Here's How It Works: Why Your World, Work, and Brain Are Being Creatively Disrupted

I Live in the Future & Here's How It Works: Why Your World, Work, and Brain Are Being Creatively Disrupted

by Nick Bilton
ISBN-10:
0307591115
ISBN-13:
9780307591111
Pub. Date:
09/14/2010
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
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I Live in the Future & Here's How It Works: Why Your World, Work, and Brain Are Being Creatively Disrupted

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780307591111
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 09/14/2010
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 8.78(w) x 11.28(h) x 1.19(d)

Table of Contents

author's note ix

introduction: cancel my subscription 1

1 bunnies, markets, and the bottom line: porn leads the way 19

2 scribbling monks and comic books: it's ok-you've survived this before 45

3 your cognitive road map: anchoring communities 77

4 suggestions and swarms: trusting computers and humans 103

5 when surgeons play video games: our changing brains 133

6 me in the middle: the rise of me economics 161

7 warning: danger zone ahead: multiple multitasking multitaskers 197

8 what the future will look like: a prescription for change 227

epilogue: why they're not coming back 263

acknowledgments 267

notes and sources 271

index 285

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