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Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Shea Mastison - Goodreads

I'm not sure that I would call this a good book, necessarily. It was thought-provoking. Kevin Kelly, the founder of Wired magazine and one-time hippy Luddite, offers a few compelling ideas about the ... Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Austin - Goodreads

In many ways What Technology Wants is a good companion to the book The Rational Optimist. Whereas the latter focuses on the economic and sociological implications of progress, the former focuses on ... Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Terry - Goodreads

That Technology Wants focuses on what the author thinks are the inevitable moves in what he calls the technium, the output of all human creative endeavors which includes technology, culture, and all ... Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

How can a book about technology have such interesting parts about fire and agriculture, and such boring parts about computers and cell phones? He's really into the Amish. Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Brendan - Goodreads

Kevin Kelly's nonfiction treatise explores the question of what we should make of the seemingly-independent course the technological apparatus around us charts daily. This apparatus, which Kelly calls ... Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

This book provides a useful lens for viewing tech and humanity's relationship to tech: View tech as nature. Just as humans aren't all that different from the rest of the animals, the tech created and ... Read full review

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Adam Jacobson - Goodreads

I found this book tremendously frustrating. Certainly many points of excellent incite about technology and how it develops. However, the insight is surrounded by a pseudo-mystical faith in technology ... Read full review


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