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New Thinking: From Einstein to Artificial Intelligence, the Science and Technology That Transformed Our World
Narrated by: Ron Butler
Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
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Summary

What can history's greatest breakthroughs in science and technology teach us about the future?

New Thinking: The world has never been so unstable. Now, more than ever, we need to understand our history, learn from our mistakes, and embrace science and technology as we push into the future. In his debut book, New Thinking: The Technology and Science That Transformed Our World, Dagogo Altraide of YouTube's ColdFusion breaks down the history of gamechanger breakthroughs in the world of science and technology that have shaped our modern world and will impact the future.  

Disruptive technology and innovation: The Industrial Revolution was the most significant event in human history since the domestication of animals and plants, leading to 50 years of growth and development making the western world almost unrecognizable. Today another revolution is taking place, and at its core is disruptive technology and innovation. It's clear that the pace of technology is increasing rapidly, and in the past 100 years, there has been more change due to disruptive technology than we could have ever imagined. The pace of this disruptive technology revolution is swift, almost exponential, but what's the story behind it? What were those special moments in time that changed the future forever?

From the steam engine revolution to the electric world of Tesla, the first photograph to the invention of the internet, this book explores the hidden secrets of science and technology to help us understand each gamechanger that has shaped the future.

In New Thinking: The Technology and Science That Transformed Our World, you will delight in learning about and appreciate:

  • How a technology can spawn a new technology and how they influence each other
  • How our modern world came to be
  • Our incredible modern world and potential for the future
©2019 Dagogo Altraide (P)2019 Tantor

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  • Glen
  • 21-03-19

Outstanding

I've been a huge fan of Dagogo's Coldfusion YouTube channel for sometime now and when I heard that his book was available as an audiobook, I jumped at the opportunity to listen to it. It is a great summary of world history with regards to innovation and the new thinkers throughout the years. It was easy to follow and touched on all the big innovations that contributed to where we are today. I would highly recommend this book.

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  • Felipe Gordillo Corvalán
  • 13-03-19

Good for night table audiobook, could be much deep

it was good, really easy to follow, sometimes I felt it covers too many things in a really shallow depth, but it's ok, if you take it as what it tries to be, it's good. most likely in 20 years this will make a good summary of technology evolution and the thinking behind it

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  • Peter
  • 11-03-19

Amazing!

Great Book! Great Reading! Definitely should buy if you are considering it. I still want to hear Dagogo read it though.