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Proof Netflix Was Always Down With 'Netflix And Chill'

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.25.2016 | Technology

Last year, "Netflix and chill" became slang for "doing sex during 'Hemlock Grove,'" but a trip down Internet memory lane reveals the video service has...

Information Might Want to Be Free, But That Doesn't Make it Easy

Dan Rockmore | Posted 11.18.2015 | Technology
Dan Rockmore

It is not uncommon that we no longer possess or have easy access to the technologies able to read the media on which the artist's or writer's work resides. These kinds of concerns are part of efforts to archive operating systems.

Bianca Bosker

This Group Is Saving The Web From Itself (And Rescuing Your Stuff)

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 03.28.2013 | Technology

On Feb. 15, the Archive Team, a loose collective of programmers and netizens, received its equivalent of a 911 call: The founder of Posterous, a blogg...

How Much Of The Web Will Be Lost Forever?

Technology Review | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology

Museums and libraries have long attempted to preserve cultural artifacts for future generations. Given that the internet is a cultural phenomenon of e...

Internet Archive Amasses All TV News Since 2009

www.nytimes.com | Posted 11.18.2012 | Media

Inspired by a pillar of antiquity, the Library of Alexandria, Brewster Kahle has a grand vision for the Internet Archive, the giant aggregator and dig...

This Is Coffee: A Vintage 'Tribute To America's Favorite Stimulant'

Posted 06.11.2012 | Home

The description on this video, courtesy of the Prelinger Archives, reads, "Loving tribute to America's favorite stimulant." And loving is right. This ...

How The Library Of Congress Is Building The Twitter Archive

O'Reilly Radar | Posted 08.02.2011 | Books

In April 2010, Twitter announced it was donating its entire archive of public tweets to the Library of Congress. Every tweet since Twitter's inception...

eBook Online Lending Collection Helping To Save Libraries?

archive.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Today, a group of libraries led by the Internet Archive announced a new, cooperative 80,000+ eBook lending collection of mostly 20th century books on ...

The Journolist "Affair": Privacy, Transparency, and Credibility in the Internet Age

Micah Sifry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Micah Sifry

I was a member of Journolist. I know for a fact that it was not a partisan message-coordination-machine ... I also want to ask a simple question of the Daily Caller's Jonathan Strong. Can you fairly cover politics without admitting that you, too, have biases?

Number Of Books Digitized For The Disabled Will Be DOUBLED

USA Today | Stephanie Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

For those who are blind, dyslexic or have diseases like multiple sclerosis and have difficulty turning book pages, reading the latest best seller just...

Internet Archive Leads Libraries In Increasing Access To Vast Digital Archives

The Wall Street Journal | By GEOFFREY A. FOWLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Starting Tuesday, a group of libraries led by the Internet Archive, a nonprofit digital library, are joining forces to create a one-stop website for c...

Un-Disclosing Data is Hard

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

While I was out shoveling snow and trying to keep my snow-bound children entertained last week, Dartmouth undergraduate Harry Enten -- our Pollster.co...

Another Odd Strategic Vision LLC Epilogue

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Today we have yet another odd epilogue to story of Strategic Vision, LLC. Apparently not satisfied with their history of setting the low bar for basic...