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Meet the Internet Hall of Fame Inductees, From Al Gore to Craigslist’s Founder

By Samantha Murphy - April 24, 2012

The Internet was awarded its own Hall of Fame on Monday — with a slew of inductees that have had a profound impact on the early stages of the web.

Gore, Bush, and Berners-Lee rock into 'net Hall of Fame

By Iain Thomson - April 23, 2012

The Internet Society has begun its own hall of fame for the bad boys and girls of the information superhighway.

Vint Cerf, Tim Berners-Lee, Al Gore Among Internet Hall of Fame Inductees

By Damon Poeter - April 23, 2012

The Internet Society on Monday released a list of inductees who make up the first class in a new Internet Hall of Fame that celebrates the Net's early geniuses, game-changers, and various people who helped to fund, evangelize, and incubate the global information network used by billions.

Internet Hall of Fame gets first inductees at inaugural event in Switzerland

By Edgar Alvarez - April 23, 2012

Major League Baseball has Cooperstown, Robots have their HOF in Pittsburgh and now we finally have a Hall of Fame to call our own.

10 People Who Actually Deserve To Be in the Internet Hall of Fame

By Mario Aguilar - April 23, 2012

 Today at the Global INET Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, the Internet Society announced the inaugural inductees into the new Internet Hall of Fame.

 

The Internet gets a Hall of Fame (yes including Al Gore)

By Ryan Singel - April 23, 2012

The best revolutionaries eventually find themselves hailed in tributes and enshrined in museums. 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.

The Internet gets a Hall of Fame

By Ryan Singel - April 23, 2012

The best revolutionaries eventually find themselves hailed in tributes and enshrined in museums. 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.

Internet gets Hall of Fame, Al Gore honored

By Chenda Ngak - April 23, 2012

The Internet is getting a hall of fame with inaugural inductees that include the fathers of the Internet and one U.S. Vice President. 

Internet Hall of Fame inducts first members

By Dara Kerr - April 23, 2012

The inaugural award ceremony for the Internet includes individuals from nine different countries and well-known leaders, such as Tim Berners-Lee, Phil Zimmermann, and even Al Gore.