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fastcompany:

What Would We Do If The Internet Crashed?
There’s no Plan B for what to do if the entire Net goes down. We should totally get on that.
In a recent TED talk, Danny Hillis, who just so happens to be the third person ever to register a domain name on the Internet and was around during its formative early days, pointed out something that may surprise you: If the Internet was taken out by a virus, an accident, or a deliberate, concentrated attack, we have no “plan B.” And because so many surprising services and systems rely on the Net today, much of what makes our society work could simply cease functioning…
Here’s the full story.
What would you do? 
[Image: Flickr user noii]

Hmm.
  1. fastcompany:

    What Would We Do If The Internet Crashed?

    There’s no Plan B for what to do if the entire Net goes down. We should totally get on that.

    In a recent TED talk, Danny Hillis, who just so happens to be the third person ever to register a domain name on the Internet and was around during its formative early days, pointed out something that may surprise you: If the Internet was taken out by a virus, an accident, or a deliberate, concentrated attack, we have no “plan B.” And because so many surprising services and systems rely on the Net today, much of what makes our society work could simply cease functioning…

    Here’s the full story.

    What would you do? 

    [Image: Flickr user noii]

    Hmm.

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  1. agent505 reblogged this from fastcompany and added:
    It would be quite a feat to bring it all down…
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    We completely rely on the Internet for everything. How much would we lose if it stopped working?
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  7. 40isthenew65 reblogged this from fastcompany and added:
    Hmm.
  8. alankbyo reblogged this from fastcompany and added:
    Food for thought…
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