If you’ve been offline over the weekend, you missed a lot. Here’s a chance to catch up on news and features from The Next Web and beyond:

The news

This weekend, we took an in-depth look at Microsoft’s Windows AppFest in India, which broke the Guinness World Record for the globe’s largest ever app development marathon.

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Good reads

Make sure you catch these features, published over the weekend. Perfect to read over your lunch or on that dull bus ride home.

And from elsewhere…

Here are some pieces that you definitely shouldn’t miss from around the Web:

Oh, and many a LOL was had at the Guardian article which suggested a £2 per month levy on UK broadband subscriptions to save newspapers.