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    • How to Thrive in the Digital Age

    • The School of Life
    • By: Tom Chatfield
    • Narrated by: David Thorpe
    • Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
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      4 out of 5 stars 13
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Unpick the complexities of our digital world and discover how to live well within it. Over the last decade, through digital media, we have crossed a number of significant thresholds: the interconnection of over half of the world’s adult population through mobile telephony and the internet and the devotion of more than half the waking hours of a western generation to mediated experience.

    Regular price: $7.22

    • Fun Inc.

    • Why Gaming Will Dominate the Twenty-first Century
    • By: Tom Chatfield
    • Narrated by: Victor Villar-Hauser
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    A timely and informed assessment of the rapidly growing gaming industry that is altering the world around us. Despite the recession, video games continue to break records and command unprecedented amounts of media coverage. The U.S. is the world's biggest video games market and manufacturer, with a market now worth over $20 billion annually in software and hardware sales more than quadruple its size in the mid 1990s.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Slightly dated.

    • By Grant on 08-03-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • 50 Digital Ideas You Really Need to Know

    • By: Tom Chatfield
    • Narrated by: Kerry Shale
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    We are in the throes of a revolution, yet most of us are so disorientated by the rapid pace of technological and cultural change that we find it difficult to understand what’s going on. 50 Digital Ideas You Really Need to Know provides a clear path through the confusion and misinformation surrounding those technologies that, for better or for worse, are transforming the world we live in and even the sort of people we are.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Too Superficial

    • By Richard Burgess on 03-12-12

    Regular price: $15.95

    • This is Gomorrah

    • By: Tom Chatfield
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Set in the technological underbelly of the 21st century, this conspiracy thriller follows elite hacker Azi Bello on a journey of discovery into the dark marketplace known as Gomorrah, within which the world's worst people trade lives and influence. Taking the reader between London, Berlin, Athens and Los Angeles, as well as into terrorist-controlled Syrian cities, This is Gomorrah explores what it means to win, and to lose, at the global game of ideology and power. 

    Regular price: $21.81