George Dyson is a science historian as well as a boat designer and builder. He is also the author of Baidarka, Project Orion, and Darwin Among the Machines.
A spellbinding exploration of the emergence of the digital age and an unsettling vision of what comes next
How did computers take over the world? This is the story of how the PC, ipod, smartphone and almost every aspect of modern life came into being.
'Brilliantly fuses the development of evolutionary theory and computing . . . prophetic' Daily Telegraph