By Carl Malamud

Within the culture of vintage commute literature, this "technical travelogue" finds the exceptional scope and variety of the Internet--the immense around the world laptop community now connecting seven million humans in 33 nations, and turning out to be at a cost of 20 percentage monthly. Malamud relates his reports as a "digital vacationer" who turned around the globe thrice vacationing websites in over 50 towns. His studies from the sector supply an fabulous glimpse at worldwide politics in the back of the global engineering attempt that has equipped the net. 30 photos.

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