Spreading the Word on the Internet
by Christiane Hardy, Christian Möller
Publisher: OSCE 2003
Number of pages: 226
Reflections from the Amsterdam Conference on Freedom of the Media and the Internet, June 2003. The book includes articles by representatives from the OSCE, the Council of Europe, as well as academia, journalists and media NGOs from Europe and the United States.
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by Jonathan Zittrain - Yale University Press
The book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquity and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. The generative Internet is on a path to a lockdown, ending its cycle of innovation.
by Nancy Conner - O'Reilly Media
A free alternative to Microsoft Office? Google Apps gives you that plus plenty of bonus reasons to switch: collaborate on documents with others at the same time; whip up a Web page stocked with downloadable files; work on it all from any computer.
by Fenwick McKelvey - University of Minnesota Press
McKelvey weaves together history, theory, and policy to give a full account of where daemons come from and how they influence our lives. He asks important questions about how much control is being handed over to these automated, autonomous programs.
by Kurtis Toppert, Walter Seager (eds) - Penny Hill Press
The Internet -- in all its glory of information and misinformation -- is for all practical purposes limitless, which of course means we can never know it all, see it all, understand it all, or even imagine all it is and will be.