The Internet

There's a Gaping Loophole in the FCC's Latest Net-Neutrality Proposal
Why I worry about the former cable lobbyist who runs the commission
May 15, 2014

President Obama named a former cable lobbyist to run the commission. Here's why I worry about him.

Do 11 Percent of Americans Really Think HTML Is an STD?
The strange saga of a possibly real, possibly fake study that became an Internet news meme
March 05, 2014

The strange saga of a possibly real, possibly fake study that became an Internet news meme.

So Open It Hurts
What the Internet did to Aaron Swartz
February 25, 2013

Aaron Swartz is only the latest web prodigy to commit suicide. Why does Internet culture keep devouring its own?

Inside the GIF-Industrial Complex
How the animated image file took over the Internet
February 19, 2013

How the animated image file took over the Internet.