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Preface Chapter 1 Digital Explosion Why Is It Happening, and What Is at Stake? Chapter 2 Ghosts in the Machine Secrets and Surprises of Electronic Documents Chapter 3 Needles in the Haystack Google and Other Brokers in the Bits Bazaar Chapter 4 Secret Bits How Codes Became Unbreakable Chapter 5 Naked in the Sunlight Privacy Lost, Privacy Abandoned Chapter 6 Balance Toppled Who Owns the Bits? Chapter 7 You Can?t Say That on the Internet Guard Posts at the Frontiers of Digital Expression Chapter 8 Bits in the Air Old Metaphors, New Technologies, and Free Speech Conclusion After the Explosion Technologies and Their Consequences
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Computers and civilization.
Information technology -- Technological innovations.