The second machine age : work, progress, and prosperity in a time of brilliant technologies

by Brynjolfsson, Erik; McAfee, Andrew
TitleThe second machine age : work, progress, and prosperity in a time of brilliant technologies
Item typeBook
Alternate title2nd machine age
Author(s)
  • Brynjolfsson, Erik
  • McAfee, Andrew
EditionFirst edition
ISBN
  • 9780393239355
  • 0393239357
LanguageEnglish
URLLink to original record
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-292) and index.
  • The big stories -- The skills of the new machines : technology races ahead -- Moore's law and the second half of the chessboard -- The digitization of just about everything -- Innovation : declining or recombining? -- Artificial and human intelligence in the second machine age -- Computing bounty -- Beyond GDP -- The spread -- The biggest winners : stars and superstars -- Implications of the bounty and the spread -- Learning to race with machines : recommendations for individuals -- Policy recommendations -- Long-term recommendations -- Technology and the future (which is very different from "technology is the future").
Physical description306 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

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