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Publisher Comments:

In his visionary new book George Gilder brilliantly and persuasively outlines the sweeping new developments in computer and fiber optic technology that spell certain death to traditional television and telephony. In their places, he argues, will emerge a new paradigm in which people-to-people communications give way to links among computers to be found in every home and office. The rise of the telecomputer (or "teleputer") will utterly transform the way we do business, educate our children, and spend our leisure time, and will imperil such large, centralized, top-down organizations as cable networks, phone companies, government bureaucracies, and multinational corporations.

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"In , George Gilder imagines a world in which the boob tube has given way to the living room telecomputer. . . . Mr. Gilder's case is galvanic, at times even intoxicating." --Jim Holt,

About the Author

George Gilder, the best-selling author of numerous books--including Telecosm, Microcosm, and The Spirit of Enterprise--also publishes the influential Gilder Technology Report. He lives in Tyringham, Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393311587
Author:
Gilder, George
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Television & Video
Subject:
Technology
Subject:
Computers and computer technology
Subject:
Television - General
Subject:
Interactive computer systems
Subject:
Radio and television
Subject:
Information technology
Subject:
Digital television
Subject:
Interactive video
Subject:
Telematics
Subject:
Internet-Information
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
86-1e
Publication Date:
19940631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.23x5.44x.62 in. .56 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , "In , George Gilder imagines a world in which the boob tube has given way to the living room telecomputer. . . . Mr. Gilder's case is galvanic, at times even intoxicating." --Jim Holt,
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