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The serendipity machine : a voyage of discovery through the unexpected world of computers / David Green.

Author/Creator:
Green, David G. (David Geoffrey), 1949-
Publication:
Crows Nest, NSW. : Allen & Unwin, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 206 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
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Subjects:
Computers -- Technological innovations.
Information technology.
Technological complexity.
Contents:
The information explosion
The serendipity effect
Divide and rule
The platypus effect
From the Net to the Grid
Nuggets of knowledge
Talk to my agent
Computing and nature
Pandora's box
The Internet turns green
Virtual worlds
The global village.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-198) and index.
ISBN:
186508655X (pbk.)
OCLC:
56653004