Logo

The Geek's Chihuahua: Living with Apple

Large book cover: The Geek's Chihuahua: Living with Apple

The Geek's Chihuahua: Living with Apple
by

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
ISBN-13: 9781452958361
Number of pages: 90

Description:
The ubiquitous iPhone and its kin saturate our lives, changing everything from our communication to our posture. Ian Bogost contrasts the values of Apple's massive success in the twenty-first century with those of its rise in the twentieth.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online reading)

Similar books

Book cover: Sharing: Culture and the Economy in the Internet AgeSharing: Culture and the Economy in the Internet Age
by - Amsterdam University Press
An exploration of digital culture and its dissemination, 'Sharing' offers a counterpoint to the view that file sharing is piracy. Philippe Aigrain looks at the benefits of file sharing, which allows unknown writers to be appreciated more easily.
(5344 views)
Book cover: Software and Mind: The Mechanistic Myth and Its ConsequencesSoftware and Mind: The Mechanistic Myth and Its Consequences
by - Andsor Books
Addressing general readers and software practitioners, the author discusses the fallacies of the mechanistic ideology and the degradation of minds caused by it. Mechanistic ideology has turned most of our activities into pseudoscientific pursuits.
(5467 views)
Book cover: A Field Guide to 'Fake News' and Other Information DisordersA Field Guide to 'Fake News' and Other Information Disorders
by - Public Data Lab
The book explores the use of digital methods to study false viral news, political memes, trolling practices and their social life online. It explains the interplay between digital platforms, misleading information, propaganda and viral content.
(4601 views)
Book cover: The Silicon JungleThe Silicon Jungle
by - Ballantine Books
Americans are fighting each other not just in the marketplace but also in the Silicon Jungle. The jungle is not greenery. It is not land. It is nothing more than the mineral in tiny computer chips that switch electronic impulses ...
(5720 views)