Memory Machines: The Evolution of Hypertext

Belinda Barnet

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 180 pages

File size: 524 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

This book explores the history of hypertext, an influential concept that forms the underlying structure of the World Wide Web and innumerable software applications. Barnet tells both the human and the technological story by weaving together contemporary literature and her exclusive interviews with those at the forefront of hypertext innovation, tracing its evolutionary roots back to the analogue machine imagined by Vannevar Bush in 1945.