Louis Hyman: "Temp: How American Work, American Business, And the American […]" | Talks at Google

Louis Hyman, associate professor of economic history at Cornell University, discusses his new history: Temp: How American Work, American Business, And the American Dream Became Temporary. In this talk he focuses on how Silicon Valley was built through subcontracted, temporary, and undocumented labor. Get the book here: https://goo.gl/ZV6LUV

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Yuval Noah Harari: "21 Lessons for the 21st Century" | Talks at Google

Yuval Noah Harari, macro-historian, Professor, best-selling author of “Sapiens” and “Homo Deus,” and one of the world’s most innovative and exciting thinkers, discusses his newest work, “21 Lessons for the 21st Century.” Described as a “truly mind-expanding” journey through today’s most pressing issues, “21 Lessons for the 21st Century” reminds us to maintain our collective focus in the midst of dizzying and disorienting change. Moderated by Wilson White. Get the book: https://goo.gl/yRWFLN

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Eric Alexander: "The Summit" | Talks at Google

Eric Alexander defied the odds and scaled Mt. Everest, guiding his blind friend, Erik Weihenmayer to its lofty 29,035’ summit. Eric tells of surviving a 150’ fall in the Himalayas while training for Everest, the inspiration he gained from his team, and how he fought against his doubts and fears to be an integral part of this historic ascent. Eric has climbed the highest point on six of the seven continents and has led a person with a disability to the summit of each – redefining the limits of what we can achieve. The challenges he has faced, and helped others to face are no different than the challenges we all face in life today. …

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Lawrence Burns: "AUTONOMY: The Quest to Build the Driverless Car […]" | Talks at Google

Lawrence D Burns, former General Motors executive and current advisor to the Google self-driving car project Waymo, offers an exhilarating history of the quest to make the driverless car a reality.AUTONOMY is the ultimate guide to understanding the driverless car and to navigating the revolution it promises. Get the book here: https://goo.gl/BB2HGo Moderated by Jeremy Hylton, Engineering Director, Google Maps.

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The next UX frontier: a simpler view of enterprise applications – ZDNet

ZDNetThe next UX frontier: a simpler view of enterprise applicationsZDNetSkjoldan urges more attention on "designing the user experience between engagement analytics, optimization software and experience management. It is a matter of directing design resources to the internal workflows with the aim to improve the customer …

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Mark Stuart Day: "Bits to Bitcoin: How Our Digital Stuff Works" | Talks at Google

Mark Stuart Day gives a flavor of his book Bits to Bitcoin. He visits a handful of topics from the book, and comments on a couple of cartoons. He also sketches the book’s journey from origin to publication. Finally, Mark answers the audience’s insightful questions about writing, editing, and technology. If you knew Mark only by his credentials – Ph.D…

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