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HOW THE INTERNET HAPPENED From Netscape to the iPhone

by | Read by Timothy Andrés Pabon

Contemporary Culture • 13.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

McCullough's history of technology focuses on the intersection of the personal computer and the network, predominantly focusing on the launch of internet networks (Netscape, AOL, Prodigy) and ending with the rise of todays' big-tech players (Amazon, Google, Apple). Narrator Timothy Andrés Pabon's voice provides a sense of wonder and enthusiasm, which capture the overwhelmingly sunny tone of McCullough's prose. However, his energy is not equally distributed, and there are some passages where the narration falls flat. McCullough's work will strike chords of nostalgia for those who stumbled onto the web in the 1980s and '90s while providing a strong understanding for those who missed the rise but enjoy the ubiquity of the internet in the 21st century. L.E. © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2019]

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 9781982573607 $39.95 • Eleven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781982573614 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781982573621 $22.95


Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 9781982573591 $109.00 • Eleven CDs

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