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Rise Of The Machines A Cybernetic History

Pub Date : 2016-06-28 | Author : Thomas Rid | Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN 10 : 9780393286014
ISBN 13 : 0393286010

A sweeping history of our deep entanglement with technology. As lives offline and online merge even more, it’s easy to forget how we got here. Rise of the Machines reclaims the s..


Rise Of The Machines

Pub Date : 2017-11-21 | Author : Thomas Rid | Publisher : W. W. Norton

ISBN 10 : 0393354954
ISBN 13 : 9780393354959

As lives offline and online merge ever more, it is easy to forget how we got here. Rise of the Machines reclaims the spectacular story of cybernetics, one of the twentieth century'..


Rise Of The Machines

Pub Date : 2016-07-18 | Author : Thomas Rid | Publisher : Scribe Publications

ISBN 10 : 9781925307603
ISBN 13 : 1925307603

Thomas Rid’s revelatory history of cybernetics pulls together disparate threads in the history of technology, from the invention of radar and pilotless flying bombs in World War ..



Cyber War Will Not Take Place

Pub Date : 2013-09-01 | Author : Thomas Rid | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199365463
ISBN 13 : 0199365466

"Cyber war is coming," announced a land-mark RAND report in 1993. In 2005, the U.S. Air Force boasted it would now fly, fight, and win in cyberspace, the "fifth domain" of warfare...


Cybernetic Revolutionaries

Pub Date : 2011-10-28 | Author : Eden Medina | Publisher : MIT Press

ISBN 10 : 9780262016490
ISBN 13 : 0262016494

A historical study of Chile's twin experiments with cybernetics and socialism, and what they tell us about the relationship of technology and politics...


The Cybernetics Moment

Pub Date : 2015-06-25 | Author : Ronald R. Kline | Publisher : JHU Press

ISBN 10 : 9781421416724
ISBN 13 : 1421416727

Cybernetics—the science of communication and control as it applies to machines and to humans—originates from efforts during World War II to build automatic anti-aircraft system..