xiv, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Digital explosion: why is it happening, and what is at stake? Naked in the sunlight: privacy lost, privacy abandoned Ghosts in the machine: secrets and surprises of electronic documents Needles in the haystack: Google and other brokers in the bits bazaar Secret bits: how codes became unbreakable Balance toppled: who owns the bits? You can't say that on the Internet: guarding the frontiers of digital expression Bits in the air: old metaphors, new technologies, and free speech.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K564.C6 A24 2008
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