Due to these changes, servers will become CPU bound again, and basic data structures on the web will become much more relevant. But the most efficient parsing of JSON requires guessing the final data structure while reading the data.
Therefore the changing costs will bring a comeback for binary data structures, and WebAssembly will provide efficient parsers and emitters in the clients.
Look at a typical website and count how much of the dynamic data it uses is structured data. Due to this I expect that 5 years from now, there will be celebrity talks with titles like
Scaling 10x higher with streams of structured data.
(And yes, that tech communication often works like this is a problem.)
The European Copyright directive threatens online communication in Europe.
But thanks to massive shared action earlier this year, the European parliament can still prevent the problems. For each of the articles there are proposals which fix them. The parliamentarians (MEPs) just have to vote for them. And since they are under massive pressure from large media companies, that went as far as defaming those who took action as fake people, the MEPs need to hear your voice to know that your are real.
If you care about the future of the Internet in the EU, please Call your MEPs.