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10 Dinge die man über das Internet wissen sollte

Neotorama hat 10 Dinge die man über das Internet wissen sollte zusammengestellt. Wusste ich selber auch noch nicht alles, zum Beispiel das war mir bisher entgangen:

The term “weblog” was coined by John Barger on December 17, 1997 to describe his website Robot Wisdom that “logged” the links he collected while surfing the Net – as such, his website got the distinction of being the world’s first blog.

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Homeless and broke at age 53, [Barger] allowed the domain registration for robotwisdom.com to lapse and can’t afford to re-up it. He has abandoned his Chicago apartment and is staying on Andrew’s floor while he tries to get back on his feet. He’s looking for work – sort of. After a few hands-in-pockets attempts at small talk, we give up. I continue up the hill.

Link.