As one who needed a basic primer on various areas of technology--past, present, and future--and their implications for the human being, I found "Smart Mobs" to be both... Read morePublished on April 6 2004
This is a very thought-provoking book and the evidence is all around us, from teens IM'ing each other to the current craze of "random mobs" where people use their cell phones to... Read morePublished on Oct. 9 2003 by Mike
Having read the first book by Howard, and finding this on his site, we had to have it, since an important part of our online cybersyndicated toungue-in-cheek Political CALMintery... Read morePublished on Aug. 9 2003 by Patrick Michaels
By reading this review you're participating in smart mob technology. Congratulations.
I try to stay abreast of science and media technologies, but occasionally a book comes... Read more
There are few books that fulfill their promise to describe tomorrow. This is one of them. The "texting tribes" ride the same currents as our "post-literate"... Read morePublished on Feb. 25 2003 by Robert E Watson
Rheingold believes that "what we understand about the future of smart mobs, and how we talk about that future, holds the power to influence that future. Read morePublished on Dec 17 2002 by William Benzon
Smart Mobs is a book about ubiquitous wireless communication. A world where your clothing, your walls, your vehicle, your streets, your dust are made of materials in which... Read morePublished on Dec 16 2002 by "gczerepak"
Reading this book reminds me of the line attributed to William Gibson: "The future is here. It's just not widely distributed yet. Read morePublished on Dec 14 2002 by Arnold Kling