The web is in mourning. He just lost one of its most active geniuses: Aaron Swartz. The young man of 26 years old, which has contributed to the creation of the RSS when he was teenager, of Crative Common and Reddit, committed suicide by hanging.
Very active in the creation of a Free Internet, the young man has branded the history of the Web. His last victory was the blocking of PIPA and SOPA, U.S. measures affecting the highly controversial notion of neutrality on the web.
Aaron Swartz was depressed, and according to his family, his calling to the U.S. Justice concerning the theft of four million scientific articles to make them public, would have precipitated his fall. Loss of freedom of expression on the internet.