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Industrial Design

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  • Value Proposition Design

    How to Create Products and Services Customers Want

    series The Strategyzer Series #2
    The authors of the international bestseller Business Model Generation explain how to create value propositions customers can’t resistValue Proposition Design helps you tackle the core challenge of every business — creating compelling products and services customers want to buy. This highly practical book, paired with its online companion, will teach you the processes and tools you need to create ... Read more

    $37.99 AUD

  • 507 Mechanical Movements

    Mechanisms and Devices

    Epicyclic trains, oblique rollers, trip hammers, and lazy-tongs are among the ingenious mechanisms defined and illustrated in this intriguing collection. Spanning the first century of the Industrial Revolution, this 1868 compilation features simplified, concise illustrations of the mechanisms used in hydraulics, steam engines, pneumatics, presses, horologes, and scores of other machines.The ... Read more

    $13.40 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • A World Without Email

    Find Focus and Transform the Way You Work Forever (from the NYT bestselling productivity expert)

    by Cal Newport ...
    ***NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER***Feel like you're always drowning in email? How much more would you achieve without them - and how much happier would you be?'A World Without Email crystallizes what so many of us feel intuitively but haven't been able to explain: the way we're working isn't working.' Drew Houston, co-founder and CEO of Dropbox________________Emails are an integral part ... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • Jony Ive

    The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products

    An intimate look at the legendary British designer behind Apple's most iconic products - including the Apple WatchWith the death of Steve Jobs in 2011, JONY IVE has become the most important person at Apple. Some would argue he always was.Steve Jobs discovered Ive in 1997, when he found the scruffy British designer toiling away in a studio surrounded by hundreds of sketches and prototypes. Jobs ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Artificial Intelligence Revolution

    How AI Will Change our Society, Economy, and Culture

    The co-founder of Baidu explains how AI will transform human livelihood, from our economy and financial systems down to our daily lives.Written by Baidu cofounder Robin Li and prefaced by award-winning sci-fi writer Cixin Liu (author of The Three-Body Problem), Artificial Intelligence Revolution introduces Baidu’s teams of top scientists and management as pioneers of movement toward AI. The book ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • Inviting Disaster

    Lessons From the Edge of Technology

    Combining captivating storytelling with eye-opening findings, Inviting Disaster delves inside some of history's worst catastrophes in order to show how increasingly "smart" systems leave us wide open to human tragedy.Weaving a dramatic narrative that explains how breakdowns in these systems result in such disasters as the chain reaction crash of the Air France Concorde to the meltdown at the ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Box

    How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author

    by Marc Levinson ...
    In April 1956, a refitted oil tanker carried fifty-eight shipping containers from Newark to Houston. From that modest beginning, container shipping developed into a huge industry that made the boom in global trade possible. The Box tells the dramatic story of the container's creation, the decade of struggle before it was widely adopted, and the sweeping economic consequences of the sharp fall in ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • The Age of Agile

    How Smart Companies Are Transforming the Way Work Gets Done

    An unstoppable business revolution is under way--and it is Agile. Sparking dramatic improvements in quality, innovation, and speed-to-market, the Agile movement has helped companies both large and small learn to connect everyone and everything . . . all the time.With rapidly evolving consumer needs and technology that is that is being updated quicker than ever before, businesses are recognizing ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • Small Things Considered

    Why There Is No Perfect Design

    Why has the durable paper shopping bag been largely replaced by its flimsy plastic counterpart? What circuitous chain of improvements led to such innovations as the automobile cup holder and the swiveling vegetable peeler? With the same relentless curiosity and lucid, witty prose he brought to his earlier books, Henry Petroski looks at some of our most familiar objects and reveals that they are, ... Read more

    $20.34 AUD

  • Laws of UX

    Using Psychology to Design Better Products & Services

    by Jon Yablonski ...
    An understanding of psychology—specifically the psychology behind how users behave and interact with digital interfaces—is perhaps the single most valuable nondesign skill a designer can have. The most elegant design can fail if it forces users to conform to the design rather than working within the "blueprint" of how humans perceive and process the world around them.This practical guide explains ... Read more

    $34.31 AUD

  • Make: 3D Printing

    The Essential Guide to 3D Printers

    The 3D printing revolution is well upon us, with new machines appearing at an amazing rate. With the abundance of information and options out there, how are makers to choose the 3D printer that's right for them? MAKE is here to help, with our Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing. With articles about techniques, freely available CAD packages, and comparisons of printers that are on the market, this book ... Read more

    $19.24 AUD

  • 507 Mechanical Movements

    Mechanisms and Devices

    Epicyclic trains, oblique rollers, trip hammers, and lazy-tongs are among the ingenious mechanisms defined and illustrated in this intriguing collection. Spanning the first century of the Industrial Revolution, this 1868 compilation features simplified, concise illustrations of the mechanisms used in hydraulics, steam engines, pneumatics, presses, horologes, and scores of other machines.The ... Read more

    $5.49 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Adapt

    How We Can Learn from Nature's Strangest Inventions

    by Amina Khan ...
    Nature's creations are more sophisticated and elegant than anything humans have created. Geckos can run upside down along ceilings. Termite mounds can stay cool in the desert without air conditioning. Adapt explores how we can harness such ideas through the ground-breaking new science of biomimicry - which looks to nature to solve pressing problems in engineering and science.From the depths of the ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • RF Engineering for Wireless Networks

    Hardware, Antennas, and Propagation

    Finally, here is a single volume containing all of the engineering information needed to successfully design and implement any type of wireless network! Author Dan Dobkin covers every aspect of RF engineering necessary for wireless networks. He begins with a review of essential math and electromagnetic theory followed by thorough discussions of multiplexing, modulation types, bandwidth, link ... Read more

    $99.98 AUD

  • Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook

    In Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook, you will learn, through step-by-step instructions and exercises, various sketching methods that will let you express your design ideas about user experiences across time. Collectively, these methods will be your sketching repertoire: a toolkit where you can choose the method most appropriate for developing your ideas, which will help you cultivate a ... Read more

    $23.75 AUD

  • Industrial Electricity and Motor Controls, Second Edition

    The most complete, up-to-date guide to industrial electricityThis practical resource offers comprehensive coverage of the entire electrical field and its equipment, including troubleshooting and repair. You'll learn how to read and interpret schematics and drawings and safely work with all electrical components and systems on the jobsite.The Second Edition features a new chapter on robotics, a new ... Read more

    $71.60 AUD

  • Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing 2014

    It’s 3D Printing: The Next Generation! The technology’s improving, prices are dropping,new models are hitting the market, and 3D printers are appearing on desktops, workbenches, lab shelves, and kitchen tables all over the world. Not only are we seeing better, faster, and cheaper 3D printers, we’re also seeing new printing materials, easier-to-use design software, powerful scanning technology, and ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Electrical Engineering: Know It All

    series Newnes Know It All
    The Newnes Know It All Series takes the best of what our authors have written to create hard-working desk references that will be an engineer's first port of call for key information, design techniques and rules of thumb. Guaranteed not to gather dust on a shelf!Electrical engineers need to master a wide area of topics to excel. The Electrical Engineering Know It All covers every angle including ... Read more

    $97.23 AUD

  • Valve Amplifiers

    by Morgan Jones ...
    Valve Amplifiers has been recognized as the most comprehensive guide to valve amplifier design, analysis, modification and maintenance. It provides a detailed presentation of the rudiments of electronics and valve design for engineers and non-experts. The source also covers design principles and construction techniques to help end users build their own tool from scratch designs that work. The ... Read more

    $74.68 AUD

  • User Friendly

    How the Hidden Rules of Design are Changing the Way We Live, Work & Play

    AMAZON BEST BOOKS OF 2019 PICKFORTUNE WRITERS AND EDITORS' RECOMMENDED BOOKS OF 2019 PICK'A tour de force, an engrossing fusion of scholarly research, professional experience and revelations from intrepid firsthand reporting' -- New York TimesUSER FRIENDLY is a must-read for anyone who loves well-designed products-and for the innovators aspiring to make them.It seems like m... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Machine Design Engineering

    by Knowledge flow

    ★★★★★LEARNING STARTS WITH VIEWING THE WORLD DIFFERENTLY.★★★★★Knowledge flow — A mobile learning platform provides Apps and Books.Knowledge flow provide learning book of Machine Design Engineering. This book is for all engineering students, teachers and professionals across the world. To understanding the all basic concepts of machine design in an easy way then this book of machine design is very ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • 111 Questions and Answers in Packaging Technology

    111 Questions and Answers in Packaging Technology is a practical educational reference and detailed study guide for those aspiring to become packaging professionals through formal and informal training.Sola Somade and Tunji Adegboye together possess over thirty years of experience in handling packaging matters at both Unilever and Cadbury Nigeria Plc and offer not only their hands-on experience as ... Read more

    $9.56 AUD

  • The Makerspace Workbench

    Tools, Technologies, and Techniques for Making

    by Adam Kemp ...
    Create a dynamic space for designing and building DIY electronic hardware, programming, and manufacturing projects. With this illustrated guide, you’ll learn the benefits of having a Makerspace—a shared space with a set of shared tools—that attracts fellow makers and gives you more resources to work with. You’ll find clear explanations of the tools, software, materials, and layout you need to get ... Read more

    $28.81 AUD

  • The Hidden History of Monopolies

    How Big Business Destroyed the American Dream

    by Thom Hartmann ...
    series The Thom Hartmann Hidden History Series #4
    “This is the most important, dynamic book on the cancers of monopoly by giant corporations written in our generation.”—from the foreword by Ralph NaderAmerican monopolies dominate, control, and consume most of the energy of our entire economic system; they function the same as cancer does in a body, and, like cancer, they weaken our systems while threatening to crash the entire body economic. ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD