With his books, newsletter, testimony before the US Congress, and annual Telecosm conferences, George Gilder has become a leading prophet of bandwidth and connectivity. In "Telecosm", Gilder takes technology buffs and investors on a tour inside the world wide webs of glass and light, explaining how fibre optics and wireless breakthroughs are pushing new technologies and new companies to the fore.
George Gilder is a Senior Fellow at the Discovery Institute, where he directs the programme on high technology and public policy. He is also a contributing editor of Forbes magazine, and a frequent writer for the Economist, Harvard Business Review, the Wall Street Journal and other publications. His previous books include Microcosm and Wealth and Poverty.