Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Matthew Lyon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684872161
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Where Wizards Stay Up Late is the exciting story of the pioneers responsible for creating the most talked about, most influential, and most far-reaching communications breakthrough since the invention of the telephone.

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
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Love, McDonald's: Behind the Arches, quote on 432. 23. Vidal, McLibel, quote
178. 24. Katie Hafner and Matthew Lyon, Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The
Origins ofthe Internet (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996), 10. 25. Janet Abbate,
Inventing the Internet (Cambridge: MIT Press,1999), quotes on77; Paul Edwards,
“Infrastructure and Modernity: Force, Time, and Social Organization in the History
of Sociotechnical Systems,” in Misa et al., Modernity and Technology (on nuclear

Publisher: สำนักพิมพ์มติชน
ISBN: 9740203493
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Business Week

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That's why Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet, by Katie
Hafner and Matthew Lyon, could not be more timely. The Internet is clearly the
biggest technological development since the personal computer, and its main
impact is yet to be felt. Already, though, its early history has been largely ignored
in the rush to understand this week's breakthrough. It's important to provide an
accurate record — especially while most of the Net's founders are still around to
provide it.

The Body Clock Guide To Better Health

Author: Michael Smolensky
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1466891467
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5 Late hours are the norm in Silicon Valley, where even computer stores sell food
, aspirin, and other necessities, so techies don't have to leave their monitors for
long. Journalist Katie Hafner called her book about the advent of the Internet
Where Wizards Stay Up Late.6 Advice columnist Ann Landers, another owl,
reports she takes the phone off the hook in her sleeping hours, 1 A.M. to 10 A.M. "
No one's going to call me," she asserts, "until I'm ready."7 Writer Henry Miller
assessed the ...

State Of The World 2000

Author: The Worldwatch Institute
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916395
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... Communication Satellites: Their Development and Impact (New York: The Free
Press, 1990); World Wide Web from Tim Berners-Lee, Weaving the Web (New
York: HarperCollins, 1999); graphical browser from Katie Hafner and Matthew
Lyon, Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origin of the Internet (New York: Simon
and Schuster, 1996). NOTES, CHAPTER 7 Effects of printing press from Ithiel de.
1. Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC), <www.svtc.org>, viewed 1 October
1999. 2.

International Domain Name Law

Author: David Lindsay
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1847313965
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... available at www.nitrd.gov/fnc/Internet_res.html. 2 On the history of the Internet
see K Hafner and M Lyon, Where Wizards Stay Up Late (New York, Simon &
Schuster, 1996); J Abbate, Inventing the Internet (Cambridge, Mass, The MIT
Press, 1999); J Naughton, A Brief 4 RFCs may be defined as 'the body of
literature History of the Future (London, Phoenix, 1999). 1 The Domain Name
System [1.1] The Internet.

Terrible Beauty A Cultural History Of The Twentieth Century

Author: Peter Watson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 178022673X
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... 1997); Richard Fortey, Life: An Unauthorised Biography (HarperCollins, 1997);
Peter Gay, Weimar Culture (Secker and Warburg, 1969); Stephen Jay Gould, The
Mismeasure of Man (Penguin Books, 1996); Paul Griffiths, Modern Music: A
Concise History (Thames and Hudson, 1978 and 1994); Henry Grosshans, Hitler
and the Artists (Holmes and Meier, 1983); Katie Hafner and Matthew Lyon,
Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet (Touchstone, 1998); Ian
Hamilton, ...

More Outstanding Books For The College Bound

Author: Young Adult Library Services Association
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838935538
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Book for Girls (Madaras and Madaras), 106, 146 When Heaven and Earth
Changed Places (Hayslip and Wurts), 69, 141 When the Legends Die (Borland),
23, 160 When the Shooting Stops . . . the Cutting Begins (Rosenblum and Karen),
76, 155, 161 Where She Danced (Kendall), 73, 128, 132 Where Wizards Stay Up
Late (Hafner and Lyon), 107, 127 White Teeth (Smith, Zadie), 24, 122 The Whole
World in His Hands (Robeson), 70, 142 The Whole World Is Watching (Gerzon),
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Author: Mark Bowden
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802195121
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The scientists at ARPA, J. C. R. Licklider and Bob Taylor and Larry Roberts, as
described in Where Wizards Stay Up Late, by Katie Hafner and Matthew Lyon,
were convinced that the computer might someday be the ultimate aid to human
intelligence, that it might someday be, in a sense, perched on mankind's shoulder
making instant connections that few would have the knowledge, experience, or
recall to make on their own, connecting minds around the world in real time,
providing ...