50 Digital Ideas You Really Need To Know

Author: Tom Chatfield
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0857386077
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We are in the throes of a revolution, yet most of us are so disorientated by the rapid pace of technological and cultural change that we find it difficult to understand what's going on. 50 Digital Ideas you Really Need to Know provides a clear path through the confusion and misinformation surrounding those technologies that, for better or for worse, are transforming the world we live in and even the sort of people we are. Leading technology writer Tom Chatfield is a sure-footed guide to the seminal digital phenomena of our time, from the basic browsers that we use to surf the web and update our status on social networking sites, through to the implications for privacy of our permanently distracted world, to the culture jamming that is increasingly being used by protest movements, this is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the profound social and behavioural changes wrought by the emerging digital age.

The Rhetorical Act Thinking Speaking And Writing Critically

Author: Karlyn Kohrs Campbell
Editor: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305156234
Size: 18,49 MB
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THE RHETORICAL ACT: THINKING, SPEAKING, AND WRITING CRITICALLY, Fifth Edition, teaches liberal arts students how to craft and critique rhetorical messages that influence, inviting and enabling them to become articulate rhetors and critics of the world around them. The new edition maintains a traditional humanistic approach to rhetoric, while extending the scope and relevance of the text. THE RHETORICAL ACT reaffirms the ancient Aristotelian and Ciceronian relationships between art and practice-one cannot master rhetorical skills without an understanding of the theory on which such skills are based. The text combines thorough coverage of rhetorical criticism, media literacy, and strategic public speaking, providing a solid grounding in essential concepts while helping students hone their skills in each area. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Future 50 Ideas You Really Need To Know

Author: Richard Watson
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780875290
Size: 12,89 MB
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A dynamic insight into how science will shape human destiny over the coming century. What will the world look like in 2020, 2030 or even 2100? How will progress in scientific research affect human life in the areas of health and lifestyle, energy and the environment, politics and conflict, space exploration and even the ultimate questions of existence? This book offers an electrifying trip through the wonders - and terrors - awaiting us over the next hundred years.

50 Management Ideas You Really Need To Know

Author: Edward Russell-Walling
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1849165661
Size: 17,56 MB
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50 Management Ideas You Really Need to Know demystifies the management concepts that any budding entrepreneur would want to grasp. The 50 bite-sized topics expound the wisdom of the well-known business gurus (from Peters and Porter to Welch and Gates), explain helpful theories and tools (Ansoff's Product/Market grid, the 4Ps, Boston Matrix), and cover the latest commercial concepts from the online world.

50 Ideas You Really Need To Know The Future

Author: Richard Watson
Editor: Quercus Books
ISBN: 1743288212
Size: 18,34 MB
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What will the world look like in 2020, 2030 or even 2100? How will progress in scientific research affect human life in the areas of health and lifestyle, energy and the environment, politics and conflict, space exploration and even the ultimate questions of existence?This book offers an electrifying trip through the wonders – and terrors – awaiting us over the next hundred years.The ideas explored include:- Therapeuric cloning - Regenerative medicine- Nanotechnology - Quantum computers- Cyberwarfare - Space colonies- The nature of consciousness - Digital democracy

50 Ideas You Really Need To Know Digital

Author: Tom Chatfield
Editor: Quercus Books
ISBN: 9781780875934
Size: 19,42 MB
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We are in the throes of a revolution, yet the rapid pace of technological and cultural change makes it difficult to understand what's going on. 50 Ideas You Really Need to Know: Digital provides a clear path through the misinformation surrounding those technologies that are transforming the world. Leading technology writer Tom Chatfield provides a sure-footed guide to the seminal digital phenomena of our time: from the basic browsers that we use to surf the web, to the implications for our own privacy. From plumbing the depths of the deep web that represents well over 99 per cent of the internet and remains inaccessible to most search engines, to digital distribution that threatens to sweep away entire industries, this is an indispensable road map for our journey to a digital future.

Think Like Amazon 50 1 2 Ideas To Become A Digital Leader

Author: John Rossman
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 1260455505
Size: 12,20 MB
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The former Amazon executive who launched and scaled Amazon Marketplace delivers the ultimate playbook on how to “think like Amazon” and succeed in the digital age. “What would Jeff do?” Since leaving Amazon to advise start-ups and corporations, John Rossman has been asked this question countless times by executives who want to know “the secret” behind Amazon’s historic success. In this step-by-step guide, he provides 50 1⁄2 answers drawn from his experience as an Amazon executive—and shows today’s business leaders how to think like Amazon, strategize like Bezos, and beat the competition like nobody’s business. Learn how to: •Move forward to get back to Day 1—and change the status quo.•Become a platform company—with the right platform strategy.•Create customer obsession—and grant your customers superpowers.•Experiment, fail, rinse, and repeat.•Decentralize your way to digital greatness.•Master the magic of small autonomous teams.•Avoid the trap of past positions.•Make better and faster decisions.•Use metrics to create a culture of accountability and innovation•Use AI and the Internet of Things to reinvent customer experiences. In addition to these targeted strategies, you’ll receive a rare inside glimpse into how Jeff Bezos and Amazon take a remarkably consistent approach to innovate, explore new markets, and spark new growth. You’ll understand the unique mindset and inner workings that drive Amazon’s operational excellence, from its ground-up approach to new digital markets to its out-of-the-box attitudes on innovation. Along the way, you’ll learn specific game-changing strategies that made Amazon stand out in a crowded digital world. These include actionable ideas that you can use to transform your culture, expand your business into digital, and become the kind of platform company that customers obsess over. Rossman also offers invaluable insights into the latest technologies, e-commerce marketing, online culture, and IoT disruptions that only an Amazon insider would know. If you want to compete and win in the digital era, you have to Think Like Amazon.

Digital Painting Techniques

Author: 3dtotal.Com,
Editor: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136135812
Size: 14,46 MB
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Discover the tips, tricks and techniques that really work for concept artists, matte painters and animators. Compiled by the team at 3dtotal.com, Digital Painting Techniques, Volume 1 offers digital inspiration with hands-on insight and techniques from professional digital artists. More than just a gallery book - within Digital Painting Techniques each artist has written a breakdown overview, with supporting imagery of how they made their piece of work. Beginner and intermediate digital artists will be inspired by the gallery style collection of the finest examples of digital painting from world renowned digital artists. Start your mentorship into the world of digital painting today with some of the greatest digital artists in the world and delve into professional digital painting techiques, such as speed painting, custom brush creation and matte painting. Develop your digital painting skills beyond the variety of free online digital painting tutorials and apply the most up to date techniques to your digital canvas with Digital Painting Techniques for Animators.

Sir Cyril

Author: Cyril Taylor
Editor: Amberley Publishing Limited
ISBN: 1445611996
Size: 12,99 MB
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The autobiography of Cyril Taylor.

Developing Digital Short Films

Author: Sherri Sheridan
Editor: New Riders Pub
ISBN:
Size: 14,45 MB
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Presents tutorials designed to help create digital short films, providing information on such topics as writing a script, acting methods, camera shots, sound design, storytelling techniques, and animation.