Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Andrew Blum


“Andrew Blum plunges into the unseen yet actual ether of the net in a trip either compelling and profound….You won't ever open an e-mail in rather an identical method again.”
—Tom Vanderbilt, New York Times bestselling writer of Traffic

In Tubes, Andrew Blum, a correspondent at Wired journal, takes us on an interesting, completely interesting travel behind the curtain of our daily lives and divulges the darkish beating middle of the net itself. A outstanding trip during the courageous new technological international we are living in, Tubes is to the early twenty-first century what Soul of a brand new Machine—Tracy Kidder’s vintage tale of the production of a brand new computer—was to the overdue twentieth.

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