Books tagged: technology impact

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Greatlander
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The harper Nicodemus, under the influence of dangerous drugs forced on him by an ambitious priest, has a vision. It leads him to Damonryan, a marooned voyager from space and his marvellous infocom. But as the two set out to find a place for the spaceman, Nikkie has to wonder: was it the man the god send him for, or his machine?
The Abacus Equation
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Price: Free! Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In a world unable to sustain ten billion people, Pieter Van Dyck's life is turned upside down. Against his will he gets caught in a race to expose plans to decimate the population to revive the economy and welfare. Entangled in a deadly plot constructed by political advisers who want to build an ideal state, he needs to solve quickly the unexplained accidents in a not so perfect Utopia.
Dead Land, Character Introductions
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Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Dead Land is an expansive tale of a post-apocalyptic North America in 2250, seen through the lens of a ranging cast of characters, all striving to survive the violence of unleashed man and nature, without losing the last bit of their own humanity.
Watch Out For Warden
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The loss of a treasured friend. An outsider who can't connect with her old life. A view from the inside. A strange indoctrination. A man who only wants to be reunited with his family. Everyday concerns and feelings combine with technology to create five short stories by Jill Potenti where average characters struggle to maintain their identity and sometimes their life.
Downsized
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Author Mark O'Neal embarks on a journey of mental exploration and soul searching after being laid off from his job of sixteen years. O'Neal's short narrative (5000 words) chronicles the first three months of his unemployment in Chicago, Illinois; and this gripping account of the everyday challenges a displaced worker faces is something that people from all walks of life can comprehend.
How to 3D Print Money
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
Be smarter than you were before the invention of the Internet. 3D Printing is new, hot and controversial. See the trends being created by this new industry and the market opportunities that will flow. Read about international applications and why this technology is so frightening to established firms. See what money making opportunities exist for you and your company. Www.howto3dprintmoney.com
President Reagan’s Program to Secure U.S. Leadership Indefinitely: Project Socrates
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,920. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
The book is about President Reagan's Project Socrates, MIchael Sekora, its creator, the system they built to ensure America's future and its revival today. System Socrates supported the highest priority government and commercial programs with incredible success. But incoming President George H. Bush rescinded Reagan's executive order to make Socrates permanent sending the US back into a tailspin.
Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
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Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.