This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Tim Wu in his book aThe Master Switch, The Rise and Fall of Information Empiresa. This summary offers a concise overview of the entire book in less than 30 minutes reading time. However this work does not replace in any case Tim Wuas book. Wu argues that information technology start as an open playing field and then eventually became dominated by a big entity exercising monopoly. He argues that the worldas information is now traveling in a single network; the Internet, therefore he says that great information powers are locked in a battle over the Internetas future.Satellites changed all that and in 1976, Ted Turner managed to create the first cable network based around a small UHF station (WTGG) hea#39;d bought in Atlanta in 1970. Within a few years, the Entertainment and Sports programming Network anbsp;...
|Title||:||Summary of The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires - Tim Wu|
|Publisher||:||Primento - 2013-06-21|