A publication of
December Communications, Inc.
Computer-Mediated Communication Magazine
ISSN 1076-027X / Volume 5, Number 4 / April 1, 1998
...And Another Look at the Look Back
Netizens: On the History and Impact of Usenet and the Internet
by Michael Hauben and Ronda Hauben
Thoughts on the Coalition of ISPs and the Usenet Blockade
The Usenet Death Penalty (UDP),
a blockade or a siege meant to stem
antisocial activities originating from the
base camps of spammers.
Primarily an economic attack, blockades have been used help meatspace
governments align their priorities with their neighbors.
The New Technoculture
Leslie Regan Shade
Zeros + Ones: Digital Women + The New Technoculture
by Sadie Plant.
Plant rejects one of the popular conceptions of the relationship of women
towards computers as technophobic and cautious.
Call for Articles: Book Review Special Issue
Kevin Hunt calls for book reviews for an upcoming special issue.
Letters to the editor always welcome: