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Happy 29th Birthday World Wide Web: Inventor Slams Tech Giants

"The world wide web turned 29 on Monday. To celebrate, its inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee penned a letter calling for "strong standards that balance the interests of both companies and online citizens.""
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The Hashtag Is 10 Years Old. Here Are 3 Surprising Ways It’s Changed Modern Culture

"It’s hard to imagine a time when we didn’t use tagging systems to unify our social media worlds, but believe it or not, the hashtag has only been with us for 10 years."
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(ArsTechnica): Oddities Start to Emerge From Deeper Analyses of LHC Data

"The Large Hadron Collider has generated a staggering amount of data in its years of operation; it's enough data that we'll be analyzing it for years after the collider shuts down. In the meantime, priority has gone to searches for big-ticket items like the Higgs boson (tick) and dark matter particles (MIA). But with time, some other analyses have managed to get done, and they're beginning to turn up unexpected results.'
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