The exciting new book from best-selling author and award-winning journalist Peter Nowak! Humanity is entering an unprecedented epoch, one in which all facets of nature are coming under our control. But is that a good thing? Find out in this data-driven, entertaining read.
“An anti-venom for the kind of fear-mongering technophobic portrayals of robot-controlled, despotic human futures that tend to pervade a lot of sci-fi texts.”
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“Comprehensive, impeccably researched.”
“Humans 3.0 magically combines the joy of innovation with the reality that as humans we are using technology for basic needs like work and playing. Nowak’s unique approach is a fascinating, thought-provoking read.”
– Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association.
“With eye-popping statistics and insights from people around the world operating at technology’s cutting edge, Nowak provides a compelling rebuttal to the doomsayers who fear the future impact of technology on society, the economy, and culture. Humans 3.0 shines the spotlight on a bright future with technology sitting at the heart of our daily lives.”
– Michael Geist, Canada Research Chair Internet & E-commerce Law.
“An optimistic, wide-ranging look at how we have co-evolved with our technologies. A great read for those who want to get up-to-speed on the challenges and opportunities in our technological future.”
– Nora Young, Host and Creator, Spark, CBC Radio.