Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?

Many aspects of website design have improved to the point that nuances and flourishes formerly reserved for the printed page are feasible and pleasing. But there’s a seemingly contrary motion afoot with quotation marks: At an increasing number of publications, they’ve been ironed straight.

Once you start to take an interest in typography, you notice this phenomenon all over the place!

Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?