The Digital Economy ANNIVERSARY EDITION: Rethinking Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence

4.22 avg rating
( 9 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780071835558: The Digital Economy ANNIVERSARY EDITION: Rethinking Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence

“Twenty years of hindsight prove how deeply Tapscott understood the impact the Internet would have on the way we live, work, play and learn. This important book, now updated, is just as relevant today as it was then.”
John Chambers, Chairman and CEO, Cisco

With a new foreword by Eric Schmidt, Chief Executive of Google

Two decades ago, The Digital Economy changed the way the world thought about the Web and Internet. While everyone else was in awe of “websites” and "dot coms," Don Tapscott was among the first people to argue that the Internet would fully transform the nature of business and government. It goes without saying that his predictions were spot on.

Now, in this new edition of his classic work, the New York Times bestselling author provides topical updates with a sweeping new analysis of how the Internet has changed business and society in the last 20 years, covering:

  • Natural frictions between present-day Industrial Capitalism and the Digital Economy
  • The radical effects of the Internet on traditional corporate structures and systems
  • Dramatic changes in business collaboration and culture thanks to social media
  • The rise of web-based analytics and how they have transformed business functions
  • Government transparency, citizen empowerment, and the creation of public value
  • Teaching and learning―revolutionary developments driven by digital content

When Tapscott was writing the original edition in 1994, he was living in a world where Netscape had been just introduced as go-to browser, websites didn’t do transactions, dial-up was the only way to get online, and mobile phones sightings were rare. Google, YouTube, eBay, Facebook, Twitter? They didn’t exist.

Preserving all the original text as it appeared 20 years ago, this new edition includes detailed essays ending each chapter―Tapscott’s highly informed reflections on his predictions, along with new forecasts of where the digital world is headed.

Praise for the new edition of The Digital Economy

“1994 was a good year. Netscape Navigator and The Digital Economy. With this anniversary edition, Tapscott provides lucid insights for the next stage of these amazing times.”
Marc Andreessen, Co-founder and General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

“Brilliant. Governments can learn from The Digital Economy how to democratize access to prosperity, minimize social and economic divides and transform government and democracy for the 21st Century.”
Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico

“We’re now into three decades of terrific insights and analysis from Don Tapscott about the digital revolution! Read this book!”
Ajay Banga, President and CEO, Mastercard

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Don Tapscott is one of the world's leading authorities on innovation, media, and the economic and social impact of technology. Named one of the world's most important living management thinkers by Thinkers50, he advises business and government leaders around the globe. Tapscott is the author or coauthor of some of the most widely read and cited books on technology in society, including Paradigm Shift, Growing Up Digital, Grown Up Digital, The Naked Corporation, Digital Capital, Wikinomics, and Macrowikinomics.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Don Tapscott
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Marlton Books
(Rosenhayn, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Book is brand new! Fast Shipping - Safe and Secure Bubble Mailer!. Bookseller Inventory # 38V9FZ000BPF

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.28
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Don Tapscott
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Cherry_Books
(Missouri City, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand New Book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071835555SRB

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
17.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Don Tapscott
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0071835555

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
17.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

TAPSCOTT
Published by Mcgraw Hill Publishers
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0071835555

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.66
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Don Tapscott
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2014. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. Twenty years of hindsight prove how deeply Tapscott understood the impact the Internet would have on the way we live, work, play and learn. This important book, now updated, is just as relevant today as it was then. John Chambers, Chairman and CEO, Cisco With a new foreword by Eric Schmidt, Chief Executive of Google Two decades ago, The Digital Economy changed the way the world thought about the Web and Internet. While everyone else was in awe of websites and dot coms, Don Tapscott was among the first people to argue that the Internet would fully transform the nature of business and government. It goes without saying that his predictions were spot on. Now, in this new edition of his classic work, the New York Times bestselling author provides topical updates with a sweeping new analysis of how the Internet has changed business and society in the last 20 years, covering:Natural frictions between present-day Industrial Capitalism and the Digital Economy The radical effects of the Internet on traditional corporate structures and systems Dramatic changes in business collaboration and culture thanks to social media The rise of web-based analytics and how they have transformed business functions Government transparency, citizen empowerment, and the creation of public value Teaching and learning-revolutionary developments driven by digital content When Tapscott was writing the original edition in 1994, he was living in a world where Netscape had been just introduced as go-to browser, websites didn t do transactions, dial-up was the only way to get online, and mobile phones sightings were rare. Google, YouTube, eBay, Facebook, Twitter? They didn t exist. Preserving all the original text as it appeared 20 years ago, this new edition includes detailed essays ending each chapter-Tapscott s highly informed reflections on his predictions, along with new forecasts of where the digital world is headed. Praise for the new edition of The Digital Economy 1994 was a good year. Netscape Navigator and The Digital Economy. With this anniversary edition, Tapscott provides lucid insights for the next stage of these amazing times. Marc Andreessen, Co-founder and General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz Brilliant. Governments can learn from The Digital Economy how to democratize access to prosperity, minimize social and economic divides and transform government and democracy for the 21st Century. Enrique Pena Nieto, President of Mexico We re now into three decades of terrific insights and analysis from Don Tapscott about the digital revolution! Read this book! Ajay Banga, President and CEO, Mastercard. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780071835558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Don Tapscott
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2014. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. Twenty years of hindsight prove how deeply Tapscott understood the impact the Internet would have on the way we live, work, play and learn. This important book, now updated, is just as relevant today as it was then. John Chambers, Chairman and CEO, Cisco With a new foreword by Eric Schmidt, Chief Executive of Google Two decades ago, The Digital Economy changed the way the world thought about the Web and Internet. While everyone else was in awe of websites and dot coms, Don Tapscott was among the first people to argue that the Internet would fully transform the nature of business and government. It goes without saying that his predictions were spot on. Now, in this new edition of his classic work, the New York Times bestselling author provides topical updates with a sweeping new analysis of how the Internet has changed business and society in the last 20 years, covering:Natural frictions between present-day Industrial Capitalism and the Digital Economy The radical effects of the Internet on traditional corporate structures and systems Dramatic changes in business collaboration and culture thanks to social media The rise of web-based analytics and how they have transformed business functions Government transparency, citizen empowerment, and the creation of public value Teaching and learning-revolutionary developments driven by digital content When Tapscott was writing the original edition in 1994, he was living in a world where Netscape had been just introduced as go-to browser, websites didn t do transactions, dial-up was the only way to get online, and mobile phones sightings were rare. Google, YouTube, eBay, Facebook, Twitter? They didn t exist. Preserving all the original text as it appeared 20 years ago, this new edition includes detailed essays ending each chapter-Tapscott s highly informed reflections on his predictions, along with new forecasts of where the digital world is headed. Praise for the new edition of The Digital Economy 1994 was a good year. Netscape Navigator and The Digital Economy. With this anniversary edition, Tapscott provides lucid insights for the next stage of these amazing times. Marc Andreessen, Co-founder and General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz Brilliant. Governments can learn from The Digital Economy how to democratize access to prosperity, minimize social and economic divides and transform government and democracy for the 21st Century. Enrique Pena Nieto, President of Mexico We re now into three decades of terrific insights and analysis from Don Tapscott about the digital revolution! Read this book! Ajay Banga, President and CEO, Mastercard. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780071835558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
21.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Don Tapscott
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2014. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Twenty years of hindsight prove how deeply Tapscott understood the impact the Internet would have on the way we live, work, play and learn. This important book, now updated, is just as relevant today as it was then. John Chambers, Chairman and CEO, Cisco With a new foreword by Eric Schmidt, Chief Executive of Google Two decades ago, The Digital Economy changed the way the world thought about the Web and Internet. While everyone else was in awe of websites and dot coms, Don Tapscott was among the first people to argue that the Internet would fully transform the nature of business and government. It goes without saying that his predictions were spot on. Now, in this new edition of his classic work, the New York Times bestselling author provides topical updates with a sweeping new analysis of how the Internet has changed business and society in the last 20 years, covering:Natural frictions between present-day Industrial Capitalism and the Digital Economy The radical effects of the Internet on traditional corporate structures and systems Dramatic changes in business collaboration and culture thanks to social media The rise of web-based analytics and how they have transformed business functions Government transparency, citizen empowerment, and the creation of public value Teaching and learning-revolutionary developments driven by digital content When Tapscott was writing the original edition in 1994, he was living in a world where Netscape had been just introduced as go-to browser, websites didn t do transactions, dial-up was the only way to get online, and mobile phones sightings were rare. Google, YouTube, eBay, Facebook, Twitter? They didn t exist. Preserving all the original text as it appeared 20 years ago, this new edition includes detailed essays ending each chapter-Tapscott s highly informed reflections on his predictions, along with new forecasts of where the digital world is headed. Praise for the new edition of The Digital Economy 1994 was a good year. Netscape Navigator and The Digital Economy. With this anniversary edition, Tapscott provides lucid insights for the next stage of these amazing times. Marc Andreessen, Co-founder and General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz Brilliant. Governments can learn from The Digital Economy how to democratize access to prosperity, minimize social and economic divides and transform government and democracy for the 21st Century. Enrique Pena Nieto, President of Mexico We re now into three decades of terrific insights and analysis from Don Tapscott about the digital revolution! Read this book! Ajay Banga, President and CEO, Mastercard. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780071835558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
22.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Don Tapscott
Published by McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Bookseller Inventory # B9780071835558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
17.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Tapscott, Don
Published by McGraw-Hill (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2014. Book Condition: New. With an analysis of how the Internet has changed business and society over the years, this book covers natural frictions between present-day Industrial Capitalism and the Digital Economy, and the radical effects of the Internet on traditional corporate structures and systems. Num Pages: 432 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: KJE; KNTX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 231 x 42. Weight in Grams: 700. . 2014. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780071835558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
24.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Tapscott, Don
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2014)
ISBN 10: 0071835555 ISBN 13: 9780071835558
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0071835555

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
23.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.51
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book