search for books and compare prices
Clay Shirky has written 9 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 9 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
cover image for 9780990976325
Product Description: Smartphones have to be made someplace, and that place is China. In just five years, a company names Xiaomi (which means "little rice" in Mandarin) has grown into the most valuable startup ever, becoming the third largest manufacturer of smartphones, behind only Samsung and Apple...read more

Paperback:

9780990976325 | Columbia Global Reports, October 13, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Smartphones have to be made someplace, and that place is China.

cover image for 9780262015714
Product Description: Hello Avatar! Or, {llSay(0, "Hello, Avatar!"); is a tiny piece of user-friendly code that allows us to program our virtual selves. In Hello Avatar, B. Coleman examines a crucial aspect of our cultural shift from analog to digital: the continuum between online and off-, what she calls the "x-reality" that crosses between the virtual and the real...read more
By Clay Shirky (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780262015714 | Mit Pr, November 4, 2011, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Hello Avatar!

cover image for 9780143119586
Product Description: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better. In his bestselling Here Comes Everybody, Internet guru Clay Shirky provided readers with a much-needed primer for the digital age...read more

Paperback:

9780143119586 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 31, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better.

cover image for 9781594202537
Product Description: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us from consumers to collaborators, unleashing a torrent of creative production that will transform our world. For decades, technology encouraged people to squander their time and intellect as passive consumers...read more

Hardcover:

9781594202537 | Penguin Pr, June 10, 2010, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us from consumers to collaborators, unleashing a torrent of creative production that will transform our world.

cover image for 9780916365790
Product Description: The New Normal brings together 15 recent artworks by Sophie Calle, Mohamed Camera, Hasan Elahi, Eyebeam R & D/Jonah Peretti & Michael Frumin, Kota Ezawa, Miranda July and Harrell Fletcher, Guthrie Lonergan, Jill Magid, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy, Trevor Paglen, Corinna Schnitt, Thomson & Craighead, Sharif Waked and Angie Waller that use private information as raw material and subject matter...read more
By Michael Connor, Marisa Olson (contributor) and Clay Shirky (contributor)

Paperback:

9780916365790 | Independent Curators, May 1, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The New Normal brings together 15 recent artworks by Sophie Calle, Mohamed Camera, Hasan Elahi, Eyebeam R & D/Jonah Peretti & Michael Frumin, Kota Ezawa, Miranda July and Harrell Fletcher, Guthrie Lonergan, Jill Magid, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy, Trevor Paglen, Corinna Schnitt, Thomson & Craighead, Sharif Waked and Angie Waller that use private information as raw material and subject matter.

cover image for 9780143114949
Product Description: Read Clay Shirky's posts on the Penguin Blog.A revelatory examination of how the wildfirelike spread of new forms of social interaction enabled by technology is changing the way humans form groups and exist within them, with profound long-term economic and social effects-for good and for ill A handful of kite hobbyists scattered around the world find each other online and collaborate on the most radical improvement in kite design in decades...read more

Hardcover:

9781594201530 | Penguin Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Evaluates the significant role of technological advances on the formation and experience of modern group dynamics, citing such examples as Wikipedia and MySpace to demonstrate the Internet's power in bridging geographical and cultural gaps.

Paperback:

9780143114949 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, February 24, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Read Clay Shirky's posts on the Penguin Blog.

cover image for 9780596001858
Product Description: There's so much buzz about peer-to-peer these days, it's hard to separate facts from fiction. How do the peer-to-peer companies stack up? Which technologies are credible, and which will shake up our notions of how people use computers? More importantly, how do you see through the hype to the underlying architectures that yield opportunities for creating lasting value? The 2001 P2P Networking Overview from O'Reilly Research is a comprehensive look at peer-to-peer from business and technical perspectives...read more

Paperback:

9780596001858 | 1 edition (Oreilly & Associates Inc, October 1, 2001), cover price $495.00 | About this edition: There's so much buzz about peer-to-peer these days, it's hard to separate facts from fiction.

cover image for 9781562763039
Product Description: Voices From the Net looks at the Internet as a developing community, with a culture all its own. Clay Shirky listens to the diverse and plentiful identities that this cyberspace community has created and brings them together in this one-of-a-kind book, giving readers a brief history of the Net...read more

Paperback:

9781562763039 | Ziff Davis Pr, March 1, 1995, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Voices From the Net looks at the Internet as a developing community, with a culture all its own.

cover image for 9781562762407
Product Description: A tremendous way for the millions who would like to tap the resources of the Internet, but can't access it in their areas, can't afford it, or simply don't want to learn complicated protocols, this book shows how E-Mail users of MCI Mail, Prodigy, CompuServe, America OnLine, college or business E-Mail accounts, and other similar services can tap the vast resources of the Internet...read more

Paperback:

9781562762407 | Ziff Davis Pr, August 1, 1994, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A tremendous way for the millions who would like to tap the resources of the Internet, but can't access it in their areas, can't afford it, or simply don't want to learn complicated protocols, this book shows how E-Mail users of MCI Mail, Prodigy, CompuServe, America OnLine, college or business E-Mail accounts, and other similar services can tap the vast resources of the Internet.

displaying 1 to 9 | at end