The Weekly Stripe – 26.05.17

This week’s links take a look at the history of the Internet and computing, tracing back the evolution of the PC and the expansion of the web. How did it all start, and where is it heading – are amongst questions explored below. 

Walt Mossberg’s last column explores the rise of the disappearing computer

A fascinating read about what happens when computers stop shrinking

Internet’s Adolescence: Predicting its Future from its Childhood

An interesting piece about today’s internet – and its relationship with the world’s biggest tech companies

The Economist contemplates the future of computing, looking at devices that can transmit signals to the brain