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Books

The internet was never intended to spy on us

26 January 2019

9:00 AM

26 January 2019

9:00 AM

There is a trend in non-fiction — in fact my editor has been on to me about this lately — to reveal things. Apparently, readers like to feel they’ve got the inside track, even when there are no secrets to uncover. Perhaps this drove Yasha Levine to call his new book Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet.

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