Cyrus Farivar [suh-ROOS FAR-ih-var] is the senior business editor at Ars Technica. Previously, he was Deutsche Welle English’s science and technology editor and the host of Spectrum, an internationally-syndicated science and technology radio program. As a freelance technology journalist, he also regularly reports for PRI’s The World, CBC’s Spark, and National Public Radio. He has also written for The Economist, Wired, Wired Italia, The New York Times, Popular Science and many others. Cyrus lives in Oakland, Calif.

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  2. [...] at the role of the Internet as a catalyst in transforming communications, politics, and economics. Cyrus Farivar explores the Internet’s history and effects in four distinct and, to some, surprising [...]

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