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This is the most insightful book I've read. It is a roadmap of what's ahead for civilization. If you want to have a hand in shaping the future of civilization you wil profit from reading it.

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Kevin Kelly proves in this book why he is the predominant technology philosopher of our age. His analysis is spot on accurate and easily grasped by laymen. This is easily the most important book I have read in the last 5 years.

Review: What Technology Wants

User Review  - Joshua Kriesberg - Goodreads

I read this book after reading Sherry Turkle's "Alone Together". Sherry Turkle's concern about technology isn't dismissed by Kelly, but he paints a far more upbeat portrayal of our future or, at least ... Read full review

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User Review  - Vanessa Blaylock - Goodreads

If Annie Dillard had written the screenplay for 2001: A Space Odyssey, it might have been What Technology Wants. This book is a masterpiece. I couldn't put it down, so I read it twice in a row. Note ... Read full review

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User Review  - Don - Goodreads

This is a most fantastic explanation and imagining of technology as a historical force and a living organism and how it affects humanity. This book blew my mind more than once. Read full review

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User Review  - Jane Friedman - Goodreads

This is a history and culture book as much as it's a "technology" or futurism book. It's one of the few books I've read in the last decade that really deserved to be a BOOK—something that commands ... Read full review

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User Review  - Charles - Goodreads

Kelly is a distinguished tech journalist (former executive editor of Wired magazine) and knows everyone who's ever been anyone in Silicon Valley. Like all the best techies of a certain age, his roots ... Read full review

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User Review  - Arnav Shah - Goodreads

This review was originally published on my blog It's rare to come across something that touches the very fabric of our existence in such profound ways - it's mesmerizing. So it is the case with What ... Read full review

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User Review  - Greg - Goodreads

This is one of the most incredible books I've ever read. I would heartily recommend this to anyone. I wonder at the ability of many of my friends to comprehend anything that he puts into this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dave Emmett - Goodreads

Wow. Kelly builds on arguments from Kurzweil's The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology, showing how technology is a continuation of biological evolution. Our minds are accelerating ... Read full review


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