A list of things the Hall of Fame isn't, according to the internet: Arguing over what Cooperstown is even supposed to honor is a very close second to arguing who belongs there. [Baseball Prospectus] Read more...
Uh-oh! It seems gospel singer Kevin Terry of the group Kevin Terry and the Predestined is the latest public figure to be inducted into the celebrity sex tape Hall of Fame. A 47-second clip of Terry performing oral sex on an unknown male partner surfaced this week. The video appears to have been recorded on a cellphone […]
The Internet Society is currently taking nominations for 2014 inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame. They're searching worldwide for people in three categories: Pioneers, Innovators, and Global Connectors. The nomination form is even open to the public. So who would you nominate? Read more...
27 GIFs of the Greatest Slam Dunk Att... You could say these GIFs are a "slam dunk" to make the internet hall of fame. Please don't, though. It's a really terrible pun. Submitted by: GifGuide Regular Keywords: funny pics gifs funny gifs...Show More Summary
Big Sean’s sophomore album, Hall Of Fame, is all but certain to be best remembered for a song that didn’t make the final tracklist. Cut because of sample clearance issues, “Control” lit up the Internet with a remarkable, instantly notorious verse from Kendrick Lamar that shot friendly fire at nearly every prominent rapper in his age bracket. Show More Summary
Even if he hadn't founded the Internet Archive, Brewster Kahle - the co-founder of Alexa and Thinking Machines - would still be a first-round inductee in the Internet Hall Of Fame. But with the Internet Archive, Kahle has established himself in the pantheon of the true greats of the Internet. Show More Summary
As of 2012, there's such a thing as an Internet Hall of Fame. It functions just as you'd expect, honoring people through history up to the present who've made significant contributions furthering the Internet in one way or another. You've got your tech superstars on the represented here, of course. Show More Summary
Although it's getting better, the Internet Hall of Fame is still centered on white male innovators.
The Internet Hall of Fame has announced this years inductees, including influential engineers, activists, and entrepreneurs who changed history through their vision and determination. The ceremony is to be held in August in Berlin.
Yesterday, the Internet Society announced this year's inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame. You'll notice popular names like Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia; Richard Stallman, the activist who launched the GNU Project and the Free Software Foundation; and Aaron Swartz, the programmer and activist who tragically killed himself this past January. Read more...
Aaron Swartz has been posthumously inducted into the Internet Society's Hall Of Fame this year. You can read a full list of new members here. Read more...
The Internet Hall of Fame inducted its 2013 cohort today, including Aaron Swartz, Anne-Marie Eklund Löwinder, John Perry Barlow, Karen Banks, Richard Stallman, Kanchana Kanchanasut, Jimmy Wales -- 32 in all.
It's hard to imagine life without the Internet. But it didn't spring into existence on its own. A whole lot of people made it happen. The Internet Society just released its list of 2013 inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame, honoring a group of people that went above and beyond. Show More Summary
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. Show More Summary
Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Alan Krueger delivered remarks last week at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio. The speech, entitled “Land Of Hope And Dreams: Rock And Roll, Economics, And Rebuilding The Middle...Show More Summary
No, Tim Duncan does not want to sex the Spurs fan on the left. It just looks that way, because this is the most mind-bending photobomb we've ever seen. It belongs in the Internet Hall of Fame. Read more...
From the Internet that brought you "bulging dicks" comes the latest Hall of Fame sports reporting fail. Here we have Comcast SportsNet correspondent Susannah Collins delivering a pre-game report before the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley...Show More Summary
Hey folks, Harry here... far from the hallowed halls of Wondercon, but thinks to the internet, we're all kind of at Wondercon. Moriarty, in his secret identity as Drew McWeeny of Hitfix fame, was moderating the PACIFIC RIM panel - and...Show More Summary
Five weeks before the Internet went mad over the presence of “pink slime” in ground beef across the U.S., the product’s creator was being inducted into the Nebraska Business Hall of Fame. It was Feb. 2, 2012, and Eldon Roth – a man without...Show More Summary
When you connect a bunch of university students together on the internet, any meeting eventually devolves into a crying mess of memes, internet hall of fame pictures and trolling. So when students in Stanford’s computer science program realised that emailing one address would contact EVERY student, well, you bet it got real fun real fast. More »