Tuesday, September 12th
- Define: Packet Switch, Circuit Switch, Arpanet, IP address.
- Standage makes the claim (from last weeks reading) that the telegraph was the “Victorian Internet” these works above make a case that the internet is a fairly radical idea, different from the telegraph. According to the above readings what makes the internet different from the telegraph.
- Remember that you should also post to your notes two examples of Techno-determinism, and two of cultural determinism.
Thursday, September 14th
- No Class