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Overcomplicated

Technology at the Limits of Comprehension

by Samuel Arbesman

Hardcover, 244 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $23 |

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Overcomplicated
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Technology at the Limits of Comprehension
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Samuel Arbesman

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A complexity scientist describes how our computer and technological systems have become too complex and interconnected for humans to fully understand or predict how they will function anymore and argues for a new framework that will make them simpler.

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