The industries of the future : how the next 10 years of innovation will transform our lives at work and home / by Alec Ross
By: Ross, Alec.Publisher: London, U.K. : Simon & Schuster, 2016Description: 304 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781471135255.Subject(s): Information technology | Data | Economics | Sociology | Cyber securityOnline resources: Read our book review
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Here come the robots -- The future of the human machine -- The code-ification of money, markets, and trust -- The weaponization of code -- Data - the raw material of the information age -- The geography of future markets -- Conclusion - the most important job you will ever have.
Advises we are on the precipice of a technological revolution and describes how this will affect our day to day lives, work and society. Examines the projected impact of innovations such as robots, cyber warfare, genomics and the power of big data analytics.