The "content" of this audiobook--narrated by Paul Michael Garcia in a straightforward, instructive style--is composed of pre-2008 speeches, articles, and essays by Cory Doctorow, most of which are related to his work with the Electronic Freedom Foundation. Like the EFF, Doctorow is concerned with civil liberties in the digital realm and with issues regarding privacy, free expression, and innovation. Some of the material is entertaining, and some is thought-provoking (for example, the Ray Kurzweil interview). Alas, much of this content--discourses on the information economy, digital rights management, the future of eBooks, and shrink-wrap licenses--seems dated, like an artifact from the last decade. P.S. For audiobook listeners who like to track the text with the audio, Doctorow is offering the eBook for free. R.W.S. © AudioFile 2015, Portland, Maine [Published: JULY 2015]
Trade Ed. Blackstone Audio 2015
CD ISBN 978-1-4830-8143-4 $29.95 Six CDs
DD ISBN 978-1-4830-8140-3 $16.95
Library Ed. Blackstone Audio 2015
CD ISBN 9781483081410 $69.99 Six CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781483081427 $29.95 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781483081373 multiple sources
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