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Science  25 Jul 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5888, pp. 491-492
DOI: 10.1126/science.1160394

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The Future of the Internet. And How to Stop It. By Jonathan L. Zittrain. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2008. 350 pp. $30. ISBN 9780300124873. ()

The author argues that the runaway success of the Internet has placed it on the road to a innovation-stifling and centrally monitored (and controlled) state.