by Vijay Mukhi, Sejal Gupta, Shanta Chainani
Publisher: BPB Publications 2004
This book is a journey through the world wide web for beginners. Its objective is to explain the readers the different facilities offered by the Internet. From the contents: Search Engines, Electronic Mail, Electronic Greetings, Shopping, GetRight, Chat, Personal Homepage, Hyper Text Markup Language, File Transfer Protocol, Behind the Scenes.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
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 Howard Rheingold - Perseus Books
Written by the man known as the First Citizen of the Internet, this book covers Rheingold's experiences with virtual communities. It starts off with his home community, The Well, out of Sausilito, CA, and makes its way through MUDs and beyond.
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.
- FLOSS Manuals
Because of the internet blocking mechanisms and censorship, many individuals are working hard to ensure that the information on the Internet are freely available. This book documents simple circumvention techniques, and also more complex methods.