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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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01.10.14
Cloud storage meets old-school archiving with IDrive's new Safe service
01.10.14

Cloud storage meets old-school archiving with IDrive's new Safe service

An internet connection is usually the only thing between you and your remotely stored data. Not wi...

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12.19.13
British Library's web domain archive is now available, just not on the web
12.19.13

British Library's web domain archive is now available, just not on the web

If you need an illustration of the problems with overly stringent copyright laws, look no further...

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10.28.13
Everything Mark Zuckerberg has said in public is available online, but only for your PhD
10.28.13

Everything Mark Zuckerberg has said in public is available online, but only for your PhD

If you're worried that Facebook knows too much about you, you'll be glad to know that a University...

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10.26.13
Internet Archive brings bygone games and programs to the browser
10.26.13

Internet Archive brings bygone games and programs to the browser

One of the inherent downsides of technology's rapid advancement is how much of its history gets le...

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10.02.13
British Film Institute to launch streaming video service on October 9th
10.02.13

British Film Institute to launch streaming video service on October 9th

The British Film Institute promised that it would put 10,000 movies online as part of the Film Fo...

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