P2P, Digital Commodities, and the Governance of Commerce
Peer-to-Peer (P2P) applications have important implications for the evolution of the Internet and online communications and services. They provide an architecture for decentralizing and distributing control in the Internet in a way that is fundamental to the trends already associated with it. This development poses interesting challenges and opportunities for the evolution of the Internet, for industry structure more generally, and for public policy.
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