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Advanced Computing Audiobooks

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    The Coming Wave

    The instant Sunday Times bestseller from the ultimate AI insider

    Unabridged

    11 hours 48 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.**A Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller, Sept 2023****SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2023**AI. SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY. QUANTUM COMPUTING. Everything is about to change. This is the only book you need to understand this new world.**From the ultimate AI insider, Mustafa Suleyman, co-founder of DeepMind, part of Google.'Fascinating, well-written, and ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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    Hijacking Bitcoin

    The Hidden History of BTC

    by Roger Ver ...
    Narrated by Steve Patterson ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 38 min

    Bitcoin was promised to be a liberating technology, a free market alternative to state-controlled money. But that promise was broken after a small group of insiders took over the project and fundamentally changed Bitcoin's design.Few people know the true history of Bitcoin and its original design due to years of heavy censorship, social media engineering, and tight information controls online. ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

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    The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

    The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power

    Narrated by Nicol Zanzarella ...

    Unabridged

    24 hours 16 min

    The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior.In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the phenomenon that she has named surveillance capitalism. The ... Read more

    $66.99 AUD

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    Life 3.0

    Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

    by Max Tegmark ...
    Narrated by Rob Shapiro ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 29 min

    Penguin Audio presents Life 3.0 by Max Tegmark, read by Rob Shapiro.We stand at the beginning of a new era. What was once science fiction is fast becoming reality, as AI transforms war, crime, justice, jobs and society-and, even, our very sense of what it means to be human. More than any other technology, AI has the potential to revolutionize our collective future - and there's nobody better ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    Failure Is Not an Option

    Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond

    by Gene Kranz ...
    Narrated by Danny Campbell ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 14 min

    Gene Kranz was present at the creation of America's manned space program and was a key player in it for three decades. As a flight director in NASA's Mission Control, Kranz witnessed firsthand the making of history. He participated in the space program from the early days of the Mercury program to the last Apollo mission, and beyond. He endured the disastrous first years when rockets blew up and ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    A Thousand Brains

    A New Theory of Intelligence

    by Jeff Hawkins ...
    Narrated by Richard Dawkins, Jamie Renell ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 40 min

    A bestselling author, neuroscientist, and computer engineer unveils a theory of intelligence that will revolutionize our understanding of the brain and the future of AI.For all of neuroscience's advances, we've made little progress on its biggest question: How do simple cells in the brain create intelligence?Jeff Hawkins and his team discovered that the brain uses maplike structures to build a ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Scary Smart

    The Future of Artificial Intelligence and How You Can Save Our World

    by Mo Gawdat ...
    Narrated by Mo Gawdat ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 20 min

    **This audiobook is masterfully read by the author, Mo Gawdat.One of The Sunday Times' Business Books of the Year**Technology is putting our humanity at risk to an unprecedented degree. This book is not for engineers who write the code or the policy makers who claim they can regulate it. This is a book for you. Because, believe it or not, you are the only one that can fix it. – **Mo Gawdat'From a ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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    The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy

    What Animals on Earth Reveal about Aliens – and Ourselves

    Narrated by Samuel West ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 13 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.We are unprepared for the greatest discovery of modern science. Scientists are confident that there is alien life across the universe yet we have not moved beyond our perception of 'aliens' as Hollywood stereotypes. The time has come to abandon our fixation on alien monsters and place our expectations on solid scientific footing.Using his own expert understanding of life ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    Weapons of Math Destruction

    How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy

    by Cathy O'Neil ...
    Narrated by Cathy O'Neil ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 23 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.In this New York Times bestseller, Cathy O'Neil, one of the first champions of algorithmic accountability, sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life -- and threaten to rip apart our social fabric.We live in the age of the algorithm. Increasingly, the decisions that affect our lives - where we go to school, whether we get a loan, how much we pay ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    Human Compatible

    AI and the Problem of Control

    Narrated by Raphael Corkhill ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 38 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Creating superior intelligence would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, according to the world's pre-eminent AI expert, it could also be the last.In this groundbreaking book on the biggest question facing humanity, Stuart Russell explains why he has come to consider his own discipline an existential threat to his own species, and lays out how we can ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    How We Learn

    The New Science of Education and the Brain

    Narrated by Kaleo Griffith ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 1 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.In today's technological society, with an unprecedented amount of information at our fingertips, learning plays a more central role than ever. In How We Learn, Stanislas Dehaene decodes its biological mechanisms, delving into the neuronal, synaptic, and molecular processes taking place in the brain. He explains why youth is such a sensitive period, during which brain ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    12 Bytes

    How artificial intelligence will change the way we live and love

    Narrated by Jeanette Winterson ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 59 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A 'BOOKS OF 2021' PICK IN THE GUARDIAN, FINANCIAL TIMES AND EVENING STANDARDTwelve bytes. Twelve eye-opening, mind-expanding, funny and provocative essays on the implications of artificial intelligence for the way we live and the way we love - from Sunday Times-bestselling author Jeanette Winterson.In this original, deeply researched and ... ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Number Go Up

    Inside Crypto’s Wild Rise and Staggering Fall

    by Zeke Faux ...
    Narrated by Dan Bittner ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 11 min

    BOOK OF THE YEAR FOR WIRED | LA TIMES | FINANCIAL TIMES | WASHINGTON POST | GLOBE AND MAILUSED IN EVIDENCE IN THE TRIAL OF SAM BANKMAN-FRIEDIn 2021, cryptocurrency goes mainstream. Giant investment funds are buying it. Politicians endorse it. TV ads hail it as the future of money. Hardly anyone knows how it works - who cares when... ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    Reality+

    Virtual Worlds and the Problems of Philosophy

    Narrated by Grant Cartwright ...

    Unabridged

    17 hours 12 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.In the coming decades, the technology that enables virtual and augmented reality will improve beyond recognition. Within a century, world-renowned philosopher David J. Chalmers predicts, we will have virtual worlds that are impossible to distinguish from non-virtual worlds. But is virtual reality just escapism? In a highly original work of 'technophilosophy', Chalmers ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

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    Attention Span: Finding Focus for a Fulfilling Life

    by Gloria Mark ...
    Narrated by Cassandra Campbell ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 50 min

    AS SEEN ON ARMCHAIR EXPERT WITH DAX SHEPARD AND IN THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, NEW YORK TIMES AND THE TIMES**A COSMOPOLITAN BEST NEW NON-FICTION BOOK TO ADD TO YOUR TBR IN 2023****A "NEXT BIG IDEA CLUB" MUST-READ**Rediscover your ability to pay attention with this groundbreaking new approach from ‘the definitive expert on distraction and multitasking’ (Cal Newport).We spend an... ... Read more

    $45.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Book of Why, The

    The New Science of Cause and Effect

    Narrated by Mel Foster ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 14 min

    How the study of causality revolutionized science and the world"Correlation does not imply causation." This mantra has been invoked by scientists for decades, and has led to a virtual prohibition on causal talk. But today, that taboo is dead. The causal revolution, sparked by Judea Pearl and his colleagues, has cut through a century of confusion and placed causality—the study of cause and effect ... Read more

    $66.99 AUD

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    Artificial Intelligence

    A Guide for Thinking Humans

    Unabridged

    9 hours 33 min

    This program includes an introduction read by the author.No recent scientific enterprise has proved as alluring, terrifying, and filled with extravagant promise and frustrating setbacks as artificial intelligence. The award-winning author Melanie Mitchell, a leading computer scientist, now reveals its turbulent history and the recent surge of apparent successes, grand hopes, and emerging fears ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD

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    Atlas of AI

    Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence

    by Kate Crawford ...
    Narrated by Larissa Gallagher ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 53 min

    The hidden costs of artificial intelligence-from natural resources and labor to privacy, equality, and freedom What happens when artificial intelligence saturates political life and depletes the planet? How is AI shaping our understanding of ourselves and our societies? Drawing on more than a decade of research, award-winning scholar Kate Crawford reveals how AI is a technology of extraction: from ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    DeFi and the Future of Finance

    Unabridged

    3 hours 54 min

    During the Global Financial Crisis in 2008, our financial infrastructure failed. Governments bailed out the very institutions that let the economy down. This episode spurred a serious rethink of our financial system. In DeFi and the Future of Finance, Campbell R. Harvey, Ashwin Ramachandran, and Joey Santoro introduce the new world of Decentralized Finance. The book argues that the current ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

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    On the Future

    Prospects for Humanity

    Unabridged

    5 hours 26 min

    This audiobook narrated by Martin Rees and Samuel West offers a provocative and inspiring look at the future of humanity and scienceHumanity has reached a critical moment. Our world is unsettled and rapidly changing, and we face existential risks over the next century. Various outcomes—good and bad—are possible. Yet our approach to the future is characterized by short-term thinking, polarizing ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

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    Ways of Being

    Animals, Plants, Machines: The Search for a Planetary Intelligence

    by James Bridle ...
    Narrated by James Bridle ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 1 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.What does it mean to be intelligent? Is it something unique to humans - or do we share it with other beings?Recent years have seen rapid advances in 'artificial' intelligence, which increasingly appears to be something stranger than we ever imagined. At the same time, we are becoming more aware of the other intelligences which have been with us all along, unrecognized. ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    Army of None

    Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

    by Paul Scharre ...
    Narrated by Roger Wayne ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 21 min

    Paul Scharre, a Pentagon defense expert and former U.S. Army Ranger, explores what it would mean to give machines authority over the ultimate decision of life or death. Scharre's far-ranging investigation examines the emergence of autonomous weapons, the movement to ban them, and the legal and ethical issues surrounding their use. He spotlights artificial intelligence in military technology, ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Free Agents

    How Evolution Gave Us Free Will

    Narrated by Kevin J. Mitchell ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 52 min

    This audiobook narrated by neuroscientist Kevin Mitchell presents an evolutionary case for the existence of free willScientists are learning more and more about how brain activity controls behavior and how neural circuits weigh alternatives and initiate actions. As we probe ever deeper into the mechanics of decision making, many conclude that agency—or free will—is an illusion. In Free Agents, ... Read more

    $43.99 AUD

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    2084

    Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Humanity

    Narrated by Justin Brierley ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 38 min

    Will technology change what it means to be human?You don't have to be a computer scientist to have discerning conversations about artificial intelligence and technology. We all wonder where we're headed. Even now, technological innovations and machine learning have a daily impact on our lives, and many of us see good reasons to dread the future. Are we doomed to the surveillance society imagined ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD