The Resource The industries of the future, Alec Ross

The industries of the future, Alec Ross

Label
The industries of the future
Title
The industries of the future
Statement of responsibility
Alec Ross
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Leading innovation expert Alec Ross explains what's next for the world, mapping out the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years--for businesses, governments, and the global community--and how we can navigate them. Ross highlights the best opportunities for progress and explains why countries thrive or sputter. He examines the specific fields that will most shape our economic future over the next ten years, including cybercrime and cybersecurity, the commercialization of genomics, the next step for big data, and the coming impact of digital technology on money, payments, and markets
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Alec
Dewey number
338/.064
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.T4
LC item number
R677 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technological innovations
  • Industries
  • Research, Industrial
Label
The industries of the future, Alec Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here come the robots : welcome your new job takers and caregivers. The coming decade will see societies transform as humans learn to live alongside robots -- The future of the human machine : the last trillion-dollar industry was built on a code of 1s and 0s. The next will be built on our own genetic code -- The code-ification of money, markets, and trust : is there an algorithm for trust? New ways to exchange are forcing a rewrite of the compact between corporation, citizen, and government -- The weaponization of code : the world has left the Cold War behind only to enter into a Code War -- Data, the raw material of the information age : land was the raw material of the agricultural age. Iron was the raw material of the industrial age. Data is the raw material of the information age -- The geography of future markets : world leaders take notice--the 21st century is a terrible time to be a control freak -- Conclusion: The most important job you will ever have
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 304 pages
Isbn
9781476753652
Lccn
2015028769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904812714
  • (OCoLC)904812714
Label
The industries of the future, Alec Ross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here come the robots : welcome your new job takers and caregivers. The coming decade will see societies transform as humans learn to live alongside robots -- The future of the human machine : the last trillion-dollar industry was built on a code of 1s and 0s. The next will be built on our own genetic code -- The code-ification of money, markets, and trust : is there an algorithm for trust? New ways to exchange are forcing a rewrite of the compact between corporation, citizen, and government -- The weaponization of code : the world has left the Cold War behind only to enter into a Code War -- Data, the raw material of the information age : land was the raw material of the agricultural age. Iron was the raw material of the industrial age. Data is the raw material of the information age -- The geography of future markets : world leaders take notice--the 21st century is a terrible time to be a control freak -- Conclusion: The most important job you will ever have
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 304 pages
Isbn
9781476753652
Lccn
2015028769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904812714
  • (OCoLC)904812714

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