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Internet Nostalgia

How do we handle sincerity on the internet?


Internet Nostalgia

Did you know they switched boats on us?


Hours after a baby is born, its internet presence begins — no matter what we try to do to stop it

Photo: Isabel Pavia/Getty Images


To mark the web’s 32nd birthday, Sir Tim Berners-Lee calls for internet access for all, a fight against abuse and misinformation, and more

Illustration by Rob Dobi for OneZero


Some rural residents, religious communities, and people who just like simple phones are still reliant on the vanishing network

Mia Lipsit in Manhattan, New York, on January 10, 2021. Photos: Yael Malka for OneZero


Photo: Yui Mok — PA Images/Getty Images


In another era, Parler would have owned its servers—and remained online

Photo: Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images


Illustrations: Timo Lenzen


Ben Gardiner: Courtesy of the Gardiner family via SFGate

As the AIDS epidemic spread, Ben Gardiner took to the nascent internet — and shaped the way we share health information online


‘If you’re going to have users generating content, you’re going to have users generating harmful content’

Facebook profile images collected at the 2015 Big Bang Data exhibition in London. Photo: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images for Somerset House

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