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Aaron Swartz's Father Praises 'Aaron's Law' Proposal

By Sam Gustin - June 27, 2013

Six months after prominent Internet activist Aaron Swartz killed himself in his Brooklyn apartment, his father endorsed new legislation designed to reform the federal law that U.S. prosecutors used to threaten Aaron with 35 years in prison.

Two Early Visionaries Among 2013 Internet Hall of Fame Inductees

By Matt Novak - June 27, 2013

Yesterday, the Internet Society announced this year's inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame.

Aaron Swartz among inductees to Internet Hall of Fame

By Chenda Ngak - June 26, 2013

The Internet Hall of Fame Wednesday announced its 2013 inductees. Thirty-two tech luminaries will be honored at the second annual event to take place Aug. 3.

Inductees to 2013 Internet Hall of Fame revealed, class includes 32 new members

By Edgar Alvarez - June 26, 2013

Over the course of the past 12 months, the internet has witnessed negotiations between big-name sites, taken us inside the minds of social media innovators, and even given us a front row seat to what could be the biggest privacy-related story of the decade.

Internet Hall of Fame to induct top names in tech

By Dara Kerr - June 26, 2013

What do Ethernet co-founder Bob Metcalfe, tech investor Marc Andreessen, and the late Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz have in common?

NUS don inducted into Internet Hall of Fame

May 1, 2012

A Singapore academic is one of only three Asians who have joined the prestigious league of Internet Who's Who.

 

Al Gore Put In Internet Hall of Fame

By Mark Memmott - April 25, 2012

Former Vice President Al Gore (D) is among the inaugural inductees in the Internet Hall of Fame.

Internet’s first ‘Hall of Fame’ revealed

By Gavin Clarke - April 25, 2012

The Internet Society has announced its inaugural Internet Hall of Fame featuring web stars who've helped literally make the Internet.

Al Gore inducted into Internet Hall of Fame

April 25, 2012

Gore and 32 other Internet pioneers, innovators and global connectors were announced as part of the hall of fame's inaugural class at the Internet Society's Global INET 2012 conference in Geneva.

The Internet gets a hall of fame (yes including Al Gore)

By Ryan Singel - April 25, 2012

So it's almost inevitable that nearly 30 years after the official birthdate of the Internet, some of the net's best-known pioneers, radicals, and troublemakers are being inducted into the Internet Society's Hall of Fame.