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01.05.16
Panasonic teams up with Facebook for 'freeze-ray' data discs
01.05.16

Panasonic teams up with Facebook for 'freeze-ray' data discs

Facebook's 100GB discs back up your embarrassing photos now, but it will use 300GB discs soon.

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07.22.15
The AP adds 550,000 old newsreel clips to YouTube
07.22.15

The AP adds 550,000 old newsreel clips to YouTube

The Associated Press has teamed up with British Movietone to share more than a century's worth of...

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04.20.15
Google wants you to download your web search history
04.20.15

Google wants you to download your web search history

Wondering what you were searching for online a few years ago? You now have a (relatively) easy way...

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08.06.14
Library of Congress finds unreleased 'Duke Nukem' code lurking in its catalog
08.06.14

Library of Congress finds unreleased 'Duke Nukem' code lurking in its catalog

When a video game studio cancels a project, the code tends to stay with the developers or else dis...

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07.21.14
Browse 'The New Yorker' archives free of charge for the rest of the summer
07.21.14

Browse 'The New Yorker' archives free of charge for the rest of the summer

Let's face it: We miss out on a ton of great content due to paywalls. After a recent redesign to i...

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05.14.14
The Library of Congress is wrecking CDs to learn how to save them
05.14.14

The Library of Congress is wrecking CDs to learn how to save them

Like it or not, CDs rot over time -- your well-worn copy of Soundgarden's Superunknown might not p...

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