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Robot Consciousness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Social Aspects, Poetry » Japanese Poetry
This book is about Robot Consciousness, not about technical aspects of Robots / AI. The author tries to tackle the elusive cognitive mood of being a Robot, embedded into the society of the homo smartphonicus: That irony of Artificial Consciousness. Robots transmorphing into educated people, Mankind mutating into barbaric Machines fighting over carbon footprints in a social credit card system.
The Luddite's Guide to Technology: The Past Writes Back to Humane Tech!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,290. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Social Aspects, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Orthodox
We are undergoing a profound global transformation, and this book offers what the author thinks may be his second most significant critique, and with it, hopes for human life after the life has been sucked out by Facebook, SecondWife, and God knows what else. Here is an intelligent critique offering a Luddite's guide to technology.
Plant: Two Industrial Tours
You set the price! Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Chemical & Biochemical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Social Aspects
“Plant” and “Food Plant” were originally written 2002-2004. Although technology has marched on, much of what Roger describes would sound familiar to the average worker in a factory or a food processing plant even today. Step into a world that most people rarely think about.
If the World's a Village, I'm Its Idiot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Social Aspects
Tech changes are coming faster each passing year. I just get older. It's not that I want to, mind you, but it seems to be out of my control. Falling further behind seems strange - I used to be on top of all the latest tech. I had a computer, website, and blog before most of the crowd. Now, I don't facebook, I don't tweet... heck I don't even text! Maybe you're going through this too in some areas.