Preservation

02.14.13
Library of Congress unveils plan to preserve early US sound recordings
02.14.13

Library of Congress unveils plan to preserve early US sound recordings

Historic audio recordings aren't exactly easy to access and play back since they're often in obscu...

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10.29.12
Wargaming.net funds expedition to recover WWII aircraft in Burma
10.29.12

Wargaming.net funds expedition to recover WWII aircraft in Burma

Making World of Warplanes is not all Wargaming.net does to pay homage to the World War II-era air...

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08.13.11
'Kraftwerk Who?' Pioneering '50s Synthesizer unearthed in French Barn
08.13.11

'Kraftwerk Who?' Pioneering '50s Synthesizer unearthed in French Barn

So there Dr. Mick Grierson was, wandering around a French barn, minding his own business when a...

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03.26.11
Earth Hour 2011 starts at 8:30PM your local time, wants you to switch off for a bit
03.26.11

Earth Hour 2011 starts at 8:30PM your local time, wants you to switch off for a bit

In what has become an annual tradition now, the WWF's Earth Hour is presently sweeping across the g...

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03.09.11
Robot fish get upgraded, keep schooling real-life counterparts
03.09.11

Robot fish get upgraded, keep schooling real-life counterparts

Okay, so they still look like Depression-era bath toys, but Maurizio Porfiri's robot fish have come...

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02.22.08
GDC08: Preserving Games, day 2
02.22.08

GDC08: Preserving Games, day 2

Today's session of the Preserving Games panel dealt mostly with the issue of preserving not-games. M...

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08.10.07
Humanoid robots could still do the twist in 2193
08.10.07

Humanoid robots could still do the twist in 2193

If no one's complaining when the Rock-afire Explosion busts out a Bubba Sparxxx jam, we doubt the fu...

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06.19.07
IRENE seeks to digitize, preserve fragile recordings
06.19.07

IRENE seeks to digitize, preserve fragile recordings

Granted, it's no Commodore 64, but the Library of Congress is yet again warming up to modern technol...

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