TITLE

The importance of being a dynamist

AUTHOR(S)
Bradner, Scott
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Network World;12/13/99, Vol. 16 Issue 50, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on static and dynamic attitudes toward the Internet. Internet as an environment in which to experiment; Stasis adherents' aim of controlling or shaping the Internet's content; Benefits of the telecommunications industry's decision to ignore the Internet; Fear of complexity and unpredictability that the Internet is bringing to the economy and society.
ACCESSION #
2709548

 

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