How to See What Your Twitter Feed Would Have Looked Like in 2008

Technologist Andy Baio shared a search function that lets you see what everyone you are following today was tweeting 10 years ago.


Where Are You Michael Eavis? Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are!

Like the Bigfoot hunters in Texas, I decided to dedicate an unhealthy proportion of my time at Glastonbury to seeking out the rare, mythical creature that is... the lesser spotted Michael Eavis.


Researchers Are Digitizing Ancient Monk Chants Into a Massive Database

“The medieval memory was fabulous for a lot of reasons and this is just another example.”


Learning to Be a Lesbian Online

Trying to understand my sexuality one Google search at a time.


In Our Google Searches, Researchers See a Post-Snowden Chilling Effect

After Snowden, some words seem harder to Google: Researchers found a "significant" fall in search traffic on 'high government trouble'-rated search terms.


Geocaching Has Proudly Brought Nerds and Hiking Together for 13 Years Now

Scavenging for hidden time capsules in the woods with geo-positioning tech is still a thing.