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The future of the Internet and how to stop it

Author: Jonathan Zittrain
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This extraordinary book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquityâ€"and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. With the unwitting help of its users, the generative Internet is on a path.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:Zittrain, Jonathan (Jonathan L.), 1969-
Future of the Internet and how to stop it.
New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007050361
(OCoLC)179832240
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Zittrain
ISBN: 9780300144734 0300144733 9780300145342 0300145349 9780141951812 0141951818
OCLC Number: 289029003
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 342 pages) : illustrations, digital, HTML and PDF files
Contents: pt. I. The rise and stall of the generative Net --
1. Battle of the boxes --
2. Battle of the networks --
3. Cybersecurity and the generative dilemma --
pt. II. After the stall --
4. The generative pattern --
5. Tethered appliances, software as service, and perfect enforcement --
6. The lessons of Wikipedia --
pt. III. Solutions --
7. Stopping the future of the Internet : stability on a generative Net --
8. Strategies for a generative future --
9. Meeting the risks of generativity : Privacy 2.0.
Responsibility: Jonathan Zittrain.
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This extraordinary book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquityâ€"and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. With the unwitting help of its users, the generative Internet is on a path.

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