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We're delighted to be publishing Bit Tyrants by Rob Larson, from Haymarket, as our book for June.
'Highly informed, lively and readable' Noam Chomsky
Rob Larson's withering analysis will help readers crack the code of the economic dynamics that allowed the big tech companies like Apple and Google to become near-monopolies very early on, and, with a little bit of luck, his calls for digital socialism might just inspire a viral movement for online revolution.
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