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Cool Tech is a thrilling journey through the physical side of the virtual world.

Marvel at the technology that keeps you connected, from the ships installing lines deep in the ocean, the robots locating wire breaks, the satellites beaming signals across the earth, the teams retrieving and splicing lines together, to the servers directing and feeding internet traffic around

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Hardcover, 128 pages
Published July 18th 2011 by DK Publishing
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Menglong Youk
May 27, 2017 rated it really liked it
This book tells a brief history behind our technology illustrated by their colorful graphics. It's not actually the book you might want to read if you prefer to go deep into each invention, but it's enough for those who want to know the basics.
Simon
Aug 28, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This book have allot of cool information from past to present, some pages they have behind those gadgets how it works with using everyday. I was vary amazing this book have allot of facts, history, behind Company (Major) and How is works! So what why its all about technology in our world.

There is a problem some book like this one, they repeat same thing only a different view. I did bring 2 book and it a familiar view it was call Scholastic Discover More Technology with same author. However I do
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Marilyn Getts
Nov 28, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: non-fiction
Enjoyable for all ages, has the insides of an e-reader and and iphone. Finally a little up to date.
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While Asher (9yo) didn't really read the whole thing - mostly skimmed through it - he thought it had some neat information.
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It had some cool facts in it about how to keep my computer safe.
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