The Leading eBooks Store Online 3,667,858 members ⚫ 1,180,414 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Tubes

A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Tubes by Andrew Blum
Add to cart
US$ 11.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

“Andrew Blum plunges into the unseen but real ether of the Internet in a journey both compelling and profound….You will never open an email in quite the same way again.”
—Tom Vanderbilt, New York Times bestselling author of Traffic

In Tubes, Andrew Blum, a correspondent at Wired magazine, takes us on an engaging, utterly fascinating tour behind the scenes of our everyday lives and reveals the dark beating heart of the Internet itself. A remarkable journey through the brave new technological world we live in, Tubes is to the early twenty-first century what Soul of a New Machine—Tracy Kidder’s classic story of the creation of a new computer—was to the late twentieth.

HarperCollins; May 2012
304 pages; ISBN 9780062096753
Download in secure EPUB
Title: Tubes
Author: Andrew Blum
 
  • News
  • Tweets
Welcome to World Wide West: A Summit on the "Side Effects" of Technology - Hyperallergic
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:07:48 -0700
HyperallergicWelcome to World Wide West: A Summit on the "Side Effects" of TechnologyHyperallergicI couldn't help ...
Trevor Paglen Photographs the Underwater Telecommunication Cables Tapped by the NSA - VICE
Mon, 07 Sep 2015 21:21:26 -0700
VICETrevor Paglen Photographs the Underwater Telecommunication Cables Tapped by the NSAVICEIn Tubes, a book exploring the ...
Wells Building a hub for telegrams, and now the cloud - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 09 May 2015 11:01:00 -0700
Milwaukee Journal SentinelWells Building a hub for telegrams, and now the cloudMilwaukee Journal SentinelThe building's ...