Escape, a thoughtful book by Marie Le Conte, recalls a time when people tended to organise themselves into small communities around blogs and other online hangouts. Should we go back?
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I CAN’T remember the exact moment I first used the internet, but as it would have been the late 90s, I would have called it the Internet with a capital “I”. I surfed the information superhighway, merrily mixing metaphors as I explored this strange realm. I even had a printed book suggesting cool websites to check out, like The Really Big Button That Doesn’t Do Anything. …