Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet

Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet

Katie Hafner


Twenty 5 years in the past, it did not exist. at the present time, twenty million humans all over the world are browsing the web. Where Wizards not sleep Late is the interesting tale of the pioneers chargeable for developing the main noted, so much influential, and such a lot far-reaching communications leap forward because the invention of the phone.
In the 1960's, whilst pcs the place considered as mere immense calculators, J.C.R. Licklider at MIT observed them because the final communications units. With safeguard division cash, he and a band of visionary computing device whizzes started paintings on a national, interlocking community of desktops. Taking readers behind the curtain, Where Wizards not sleep Late captures the exertions, genius, and satisfied injuries in their bold, stunningly winning enterprise.

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