By Alexander R. Galloway

Foreword: protocol is as protocol does by means of Eugene Thacker

I How regulate Exists after Decentralization
1 actual Media
2 Form
3 Power

II mess ups of Protocol
4 Institutionalization

III Protocol Futures
5 Hacking
6 Tactical Media
7 net Art


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