1975: "Let's build the Internet, a network that can survive a nuclear war!"
2021: "Let's host everything on the server of this one discount bookshop!"



To be fair, the server are still distributed around the world to reduce latency.

Only control is centralized.

IOW, the Internet is still (quite) decentralized, state just need to expropriate data center as a compensation for 's tax avoidance.

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