Tim Berners-Lee releases World Wide Web browser and server software.
Founded in 1994, The Drudge Report breaks first big online story in 1998 with Monica Lewinsky story.
The Guardian publishes minute-by-minute coverage of sports events, a process later described as “liveblogging”
Adrian Holovaty launches Chicagocrime.org, demonstrating coding’s ability to grab big data and combine it with Google Maps is a seminal moment in the development of data journalism.
Podcasts explode in popularity when they are added to iTunes.
Online advertising and news consumption exceeded print for the first time in the US.
Wikileaks work with news organizations on a series of major stories, including the Iraq and Afghanistan war logs.
The Serial podcast becomes the fastest podcast to reach 5 million downloads and streams on iTunes, igniting the popularity of podcasts.
Facebook takes new measures to tackle "fake news" and begins working with factchecking organizations.