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    • The Signals Are Talking

    • By: Amy Webb
    • Narrated by: Tiffany Morgan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    How do you tell a real trend from the merely trendy? How, for example, will a technology - like artificial intelligence, machine learning, self-driving cars, biohacking, bots, and the Internet of Things - affect us, our businesses, and workplaces? How will it eventually change the way we live, work, play, and think - and how should we prepare for it now? In The Signals Are Talking, noted futurist Amy Webb shows us how to analyze the "true signals" and land on the right side of disruption.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good stuff. Well put together.

    • By Steve on 06-29-18

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Data, A Love Story

    • How I Gamed Online Dating to Meet My Match
    • By: Amy Webb
    • Narrated by: Amy Webb, Brian Woolf
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    After yet another online dating disaster, Amy Webb was about to cancel her JDate membership when an epiphany struck: It wasn’t that her standards were too high, as women are often told, but that she wasn’t evaluating the right data in suitors’ profiles. That night Webb, an award-winning journalist and digital-strategy expert, made a detailed, exhaustive list of what she did and didn’t want in a mate.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun story, but not a how-to

    • By Lisa on 02-20-13

    Regular price: $28.00

    • 8 Tech Trends to Watch in 2016

    • By: Amy Webb
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In order to chart the best way forward, you must understand emerging trends: what they are, what they aren’t, and how they operate. Such trends are more than shiny objects; they’re manifestations of sustained changes within an industry sector, society, or human behavior. Trends are a way of seeing and interpreting our current reality, providing a useful framework to organize our thinking, especially when we’re hunting for the unknown. Fads pass. Trends help us forecast the future.

    Regular price: $3.95