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Desirable future? : consumer electronics in tomorrow's world

Author: Jack Challoner
Publisher: Chichester ; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley ; [London] : Dana Centre, ©2008.
Series: TechKnow.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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* Desirable Future? explains clearly the basis of existing and developing technology, rather than simply presenting a picture of what future gadgets might be able to do for us. * Jack Challoner  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Challoner
ISBN: 9780470986608 0470986603
OCLC Number: 226356071
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 242 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Prelude : tomorrow and today --
Objects of desire --
The industry --
The long and slow death of the desktop --
Thinner and more intelligent --
No detour ahead --
Techno-collapse --
Tomorrow's tomorrow.
Series Title: TechKnow.
Responsibility: Jack Challoner.

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"...the author does an excellent job of making the subject very accessible to all audiences...I would certainly recommend this book" (IT Training, March 2009)

 
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