How to Fly a Horse by Kevin Ashton
Author Kevin Ashton dissects prominent inventions and innovations, pulling lessons from how creators -- who he says were ordinary -- approached what they did and wound up making important breakthroughs. Available January 20.
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Erin Carson is a Staff Reporter for CNET and a former Multimedia Editor for TechRepublic.