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Author Diamandis, Peter H., author.

Title The future is faster than you think : how converging technologies are transforming business, industries, and our lives / Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2020.
2020

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Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description xiii, 365 pages ; 24 cm.
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Series Exponential mindset series
Diamandis, Peter H. Exponential mindset series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-347) and index.
Summary A blueprint for how our world will change in response to the next ten years of rapid technological disruption. The authors investigate how exponentially accelerating technologies will impact our daily lives and society as a whole. They probe the science of technological convergence and how it will reinvent every part of our lives, including transportation, retail, advertising, education, health, entertainment, food, and finance.
Contents The power of convergence. Convergence ; The jump to lightspeed : exponential technologies Part 1 ; The turbo-boost : exponential technologies Part 2 ; The acceleration of acceleration -- The rebirth of everything. The future of shopping ; The future of advertising ; The future of entertainment ; The future of education ; The future of healthcare ; The future of longevity ; The future of insurance, finance, and real estate ; The future of food -- The faster future. Threats and solutions ; The five great migrations.
Subject Convergence (Economics) -- Popular works.
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- Popular works.
Technological innovations -- Forecasting -- Popular works.
Technology -- Social aspects -- Popular works.
Convergence (Economics) (OCoLC)fst00877202
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst01145010
Technological innovations -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst01145025
Technology -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01145202
Genre/Form Popular works. (OCoLC)fst01423846
Informational works. (OCoLC)fst01919930
Informational works.
Added Author Kotler, Steven, 1967- author.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., publisher.
ISBN 9781982109660 hardcover
1982109661 hardcover
9781982109677 paperback
198210967X paperback
9781982109684 electronic book

 
    
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