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The ­rban, Infrastructural Geography of 'the Cloud'

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Cellular antennas

The little, vertical white rectangles on the topmost, towering part of the boarded-up warehouse are cellular antennas, connecting a passing cellphone or smartphone to "the cloud." North Philadelphia, October 2010.

Credit: Alan Wiig

The relationship between data to space extends beyond the network equipment, services, and mobile devices that transmit and present information to a user.

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