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30 Day Blackout
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
It’s no secret that devices are designed to be addictive. If your kids spend more time looking at screens than making eye contact, they’re not alone; they’re in the majority. Screens have taken the place of connecting person-to-person, in real time. Countless children are experiencing depression, anxiety, listlessness, suicidal thoughts, aggression, hyperactivity — here's how you stop the cycle.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2017 - 2018
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
‘Fingers to the Keyboard: 2017 – 2018’ is a new collection of blogs published thru 2017 and 2018. The book follows on from the earlier ‘2000 – 2014’ and ‘2015 – 2016’ books and covers many of the same topics such as English grammar, life observations, hard of hearing problems, writing aids, politics, bathroom products (a new topic) and movie reviews but religion, royalty and maths are down.
Control Shift: How Technology Affects You and Your Rights
Price: Free! Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Law » Computer & Internet
We are at a crucial point in our development as societies and citizens. With technology evolving at a dizzying pace, we must urgently decide how to make it work for us, rather than for those who want to wield power over us. To plot our course wisely, we need to understand technology's power and how it is radically shifting the balance of our lives, for better and for worse.
Putting Tech in Its Place
Price: Free! Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
Technology promises great benefits, but it also comes with great dangers. How can we avoid giving too much of our time and too much of our money to our gadget friends?
Understanding Violence Through Social Media - Assessing Feasibility of Twitter Utilization in Conflict Prediction Using Messages Within Iraq, Extreme Negative Terminology Predicts Subsequent Violence
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
While social media analysis has been widely utilized to predict various market and political trends, its utilization to improve geospatial conflict prediction in contested environments remains understudied. To determine the feasibility of social media utilization in conflict prediction, we compared historical conflict data and social media metadata.
Social Movements and Social Media: Surveillance and Unintended Consequences - Case Studies of ISIS and Black Lives Matter (BLM), Examination of U.S. Surveillance Policy, Inhibition of Social Progress
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
How does the use of social media by radical and non-radical social movements differ, and what are the implications of externally focused national security anti-terrorist strategies upon domestic reformist movements? This thesis uses a comparative case study to examine the use of social media by ISIS and Black Lives Matter to explore how organizational and political objectives shape social media.
Open Innovation Learning: Theory building on open sourcing while private sourcing
Price: Free! Words: 280,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
Open innovation initiatives sweep in external knowledge, practices and resources in cooperation with partners. This contrasts to the mainstream private innovation approach of in-house R&D, and IP protection by copyright. How does organizational learning occur when simultaneously engaging in open sourcing while private sourcing?
Please Upgrade for Access
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
"Please Upgrade for Access" outlines the ongoing fight for net neutrality by examining some of the ways many Internet providers - maybe even yours - are working to centralize access to the Internet and control what their customers can see. The digital rights of everyone in the U.S. are at stake.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2015 - 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
‘Fingers to the Keyboard: 2015 – 2016’ is a collection of blogs on many topics—politics, religion, book and film reviews, English grammar, sport, mathematics, long-distance walking, British Royal Family, general moans and groans, and so on—published between January 2015 and December 2016. The book follows on from ‘Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 – 2014’.
Digital Debates: CyFy Journal 2015
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet
The fourth publication in the GP-ORF series, the CyFy Journal Digital Debates 2015, features papers from practitioners of cyber security and internet governance across the world, who explore the implications of a changing digital arena.
Internet Crimes Against Children and Protecting Children in Cyberspace - Role of the Family, Demographics, Law Enforcement, Impact of Internet Crimes, Sexual Solicitation, Harassment, Cyberbullying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » True Crime » Computer Crime
Children have always been vulnerable to victimization. Their trusting natures and naivete make them perfect targets for perpetrators—both people they know and those they don't. As children grow into adolescents, they remain vulnerable to victimization.
GPlus: Google Plus Strategies, Profiles, Circles, Communities, & Hangouts. A DivaPreneurs Quick Start Guide to Google Plus
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Kath Conabree. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social networking, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
G Plus is so much more than a social network, in fact it isn't a social network at all. Google plus is perhaps the most effective & fun place for people who want to see real results faster and easier, straight from their Google account! The author unravels the mystery and myths of Google plus for business and pleasure.
Glad To Be Here
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
Finally the message of freedom breaks trough the nearly fatal apathy of the people and the painful, stumbling process of reinstituting democracy begins, with Bil as the new President.
The Virtual State and the Fall of Empires: Digital Rights Management, Virtual Rights, and the Decline of the Nation-State System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
We may use public policy and software design to address contemporary issues online today, extend constitutional rights into virtual space, and build a foundation for a digital society. Digital life, liberty, and happiness . . . .
Zythom T1 L'âge d'or est devant nous
Price: Free! Words: 43,210. Language: French. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sur un ton impertinent et plein d'humour, le blog de Zythom fourmille d'anecdotes vécues, tant sur sa vie personnelle ou professionnelle que sur ses activités d'expert judiciaire. Elles sont réunies dans cet essai pour participer à l'éclairage du public à travers le point de vue rarement exprimé de l'homme de l'art.
Takers Economy : An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
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Takers Economy proposes an alternative look at illegal file sharing in light of the role of art in society, and in the context of the oneness of all beings and things.
Digital Work in an Analog World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
Calling all software professionals... discover the links between psychology and software engineering that will improve your job performance, career and organization. Discover scores of innovative techniques. Even those peripherally involved in the industry will gain new insights on the nuances of software engineering practices.