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    Information Governance, Technology and Management for General Practice: a guide to staying out of trouble

    By Alan Gillies

    Paperback £19.79

    Information technology is a key tool for GP practices in providing the best possible care for their patients by having the right information at the right time in the right place. But are you and your colleagues getting the best results from your computers and the information they provide? This...

    Rapid Modernization of Java Applications: Practical Business

    By G. Venkat

    Paperback £30.65

    Implement a Java application portfolio modernization strategy that saves time, eliminates risk, and maximizes benefits

    Utopia Is Creepy: And Other Provocations

    By Nicholas Carr

    Paperback Save £1.04 = £12.95

    Trenchant writing from a Pulitzer Prize finalist that dissects our obsession with technological utopia and looks towards a smarter future.

    How Not to Network a Nation: The Uneasy History of the Soviet Internet

    By Benjamin Peters

    Paperback £14.43

    How, despite thirty years of effort, Soviet attempts to build a national computer network were undone by socialists who seemed to behave like capitalists. Between 1959 and 1989, Soviet scientists and officials made numerous attempts to network their nation -- to construct a nationwide computer network. None of these attempts...

    Google and Democracy

    By Sean Richey

    Paperback £31.32

    For the first time in human history, access to information on almost any topic is accessible through the Internet. A powerful extraction system is needed to disseminate this knowledge, which for most users is Google. Google Search is an extremely powerful and important component to American political life in the...

    Online Risk to Children

    Paperback Save £2.79 = £32.20

    Online Risk to Children brings together the most up-to-date theory, policy, and best practices for online child protection and abuse prevention.

    Darkening Web

    By Alexander Klimburg

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    In its earliest days, the Internet seemed to all of us to be an unqualified good- It was a way to share information, increase productivity, and experience new freedoms and diversions. Alexander Klimburg was a member of the idealistic generation that came of age with the Internet. Two decades later,...

    Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art

    By Virginia Heffernan

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Virginia Heffernan gives a highly informative analysis of what the internet is and can be in an examination of its past, present and future.

    Why Aren't They Shouting?

    By Kevin Rodgers

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    `A welcome addition to the panoply of must-read titles about banking before, during and after the crisis ... by someone who was actually at the centre of the industry at the time.' Euromoney `An animated first-person narrative about the reality of banking ... lively and engaging.' LSE Review of Books

    Internet Psychology

    By Yair Amichai-Hamburger

    Paperback Save £0.11 = £16.88

    We can't imagine our lives without the Internet. It is the tool of our existence; without it we couldn't work, plan our social and leisure activities, and interact with friends. The Internet's influence on contemporary society extends across every aspect of our personal and professional lives, but how has this...

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