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Future of the Internet

A collection of articles and videos looking at forces shaping the Internet

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Article wired.com

Meet the Hackers Who Want to Jailbreak the Internet | WIRED - WIRED


Packed into a small conference room in Portland, Oregon, this rag-tag band of coders has quite the online pedigree, and their mission is far more ambitious than you might expect...

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Article theguardian.com

The punk rock internet – how DIY ​​rebels ​are working to ​replace the tech giants | The Guardian - the Guardian (2018)


Around the world, a handful of visionaries are plotting an alternative ​online ​future​.​ ​Is it really possible to remake the internet in a way that’s egalitarian, decentralise...

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Article bbc.com

BBC - Future - The global internet is disintegrating. What comes next?


Russia is the latest country to try to find ways to police its online borders, sparking the end of the internet as we know it

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Podcast npr.org

Section 230: A Key Legal Shield For Facebook, Google Is About To Change : All Tech Considered : NPR - NPR.org


The 1996 law is praised by the tech industry as the core pillar of Internet freedom. But its path also runs through some of the darkest corners of the Web, such as online sex tr...

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Video m.youtube.com

10 Year Futures (vs. What's Happening Now) | a16z - a16z


a16z talk with a look at trends in technologies: “The personal computer S-curve gave us 1.5 billion PCs and 3 billion people online, and now the smartphone S-curve is giving a ...

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Article panic.com

The Mystery of the Slow Downloads


A few months ago, a complaint started popping up from users downloading or updating our apps: "Geez, your downloads are really slow!" If you work in support, you probably have a...

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Article theverge.com

Inside Google’s plan to make the whole web as fast as AMP - The Verge - The Verge (2018)


Google is embarking on a project to convince the group in charge of web standards to adopt technology inspired by its Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) framework. In theory, it wou...

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Article eff.org

European Copyright Law Isn't Great. It Could Soon Get a Lot Worse - Electronic Frontier Foundation (2018)


EFF has been writing about the upcoming European Digital Single Market directive on copyright for a long time now. But it's time to put away the keyboard, and pick up the phone,...

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Article blog.archive.org

More than 9 million broken links on Wikipedia are now rescued | Internet Archive Blogs


As part of the Internet Archive’s aim to build a better Web, we have been working to make the Web more reliable — and are pleased to announce that 9 million formerly broken link...

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Article oreilly.com

It's time to rebuild the web - O'Reilly Media - O’Reilly Media (2018)


The web was never supposed to be a few walled gardens of concentrated content owned by a few major publishers; it was supposed to be a cacophony of different sites and voices......

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Article vanityfair.com

“I Was Devastated”: Tim Berners-Lee, the Man Who Created the World Wide Web, Has Some Regrets | Vanity Fair - The Hive


Berners-Lee has seen his creation debased by everything from fake news to mass surveillance. But he’s got a plan to fix it.

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Article denisnazarov.com

What comes after open source? | Denis Nazarov


This post explores the differences between software tools and services; how the stateful nature of software services led them to be closed; and posits how…

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Article nytimes.com

How the Internet Travels Across Oceans - The New York Times


Hundreds of thousands of miles of cable connect continents to support our insatiable demand for communication and entertainment. Companies have typically pooled their resources....

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Article webdistortion.com

Can we all please stop using Medium now?


Medium is cancer. A trojan horse. It’s Facebook. But for blogging. A walled garden behind which all your favourite content lives, and yet you are forced to login via their shitt...

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Article blog.eladgil.com

Elad Blog: Markets Are 10X Bigger Than Ever


Over the last few years the number of people and businesses online has ballooned. Spend on the Internet has grown rapidly as you can now re... “This post reviews some of the...

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Video youtu.be

Mary Meeker’s 2019 internet trends report | Code 2019


Recode Published on Jun 11, 2019 At Recode by Vox’s 2019 Code Conference, Bond partner Mary Meeker released her slides in rapid succession, covering everything on the intern...

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Article theguardian.com

Tim Berners-Lee unveils global plan to save the web | The Guardian (2019) - the Guardian (2019)


Inventor of web calls on governments and firms to safeguard it from abuse and ensure it benefits humanity

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Article technologyreview.com

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2020 - MIT Technology Review


The mission of MIT Technology Review is to bring about better-informed and more conscious decisions about technology through authoritative, influential, and trustworthy journalism.

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Article technologyreview.com

A plan to redesign the internet could make apps that no one controls - MIT Technology Review


In 1996 John Perry Barlow, cofounder of internet rights group the Electronic Frontier Foundation, wrote “A declaration of the independence of cyberspace.” It begins: “Government...

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