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When the world wide web arrived it heralded a democratic and creative future that would connect people as never before. Now dominated by tech giants and dictatorships it has bec0me in many ways a dystopia, eroding more and more of our privacy and freedoms. In his book Webtopia journalist Peter Lewis lays out the less savoury truths about the digital world and looks at whether it is possible to return the genie to the bottle and make the Web work as a positive for humankind.

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