Two Bits

The Cultural Significance of Free Software

Welcome to the online home for the book Two Bits: The Cultural Significance of Software (Duke University Press, 2008) by Christopher M. Kelty.


News about Two Bits

29 May 2015
The all new "responsive" two bits

I’ve been ignoring this website for several years now, which was not my intention. But just recently, little article by...

12 February 2010
Missing your own party

The largest spike in attention for this book came and went without me noticing.

The problem with having too much...

08 September 2009
Shortlisted for the Bateson Prize!

Two Bits was one of four shortlisted books.

The Society for Cultural Anthropology's 1st annual Gregory Bateson prize was given...