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(low) tech writer

Low tech perspectives in a high tech world

ByDavid Maddalena

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A collection of essays documenting the beautiful, old-school, low-tech places and things that still exist here and there in and around Silicon Valley. In my attempt to honor those things that don't get enough press in this technological society, I've written about everything from objects found in my kitchen (functional and edible) to almost- and already-obsolete tools like typewriters, pencils, and knots. Never anti-tech, but pro-(low) tech, these fifty essays chronicle the kinds of things and places that more-or-less hold their ground against the overwhelming flood of leading-edge tech that we are surrounded by. (Updated edition on real paper.)

Details

Publication Date
Feb 4, 2012
Language
English
ISBN
9781312146884
Category
Computers & Technology
Copyright
Creative Commons NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)
Contributors
By (author): David Maddalena

Specifications

Pages
158
Binding
Perfect Bound
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
Digest (5.5 x 8.5 in / 140 x 216 mm)

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