Internet Archive, Web's Warehouse, Creating Trump-Era Copy in Canada
The Next Web. Yes, the Internet Archive — the "Wayback Machine" that's home to hundreds of billions of dead or otherwise lost web pages — is heading to Canada. And yes, President-elect Donald Trump is part of the reason. "On November 9th in America, we woke up to..NBCNews.com. Nov 30, 2016 03:23 UTC
Japanese professor creates online archive documenting Pearl Harbor attack
..They calmly took showers and dressed in their Sunday best because they refused to be taken prisoner in their nightgowns,” a text attached to an old photo of Peter reads on a new web archive documenting the 1941 attack. The website (1941.mapping.jp) was..The Japan Times. Dec 07, 2016 10:43 UTC
Watching the World Rot at Europe's Largest Tech Conference
..Web Summit is Europe's largest tech conference, and a terrifying place in which to get lost. In this vast grazing-ground for investors and entrepreneurs, thousands stampede in what looks like panic through the three vast halls of Lisbon's FIL..The Atlantic. Nov 22, 2016 15:17 UTC
Google makes app updates 65% smaller but twice slower
..The enhanced system, dubbed File-by-File patching, essentially detects minor differences between old and new uncompressed archives of apps. Once Google has identified these differences, it applies the changes from the new archive to the one already..The Next Web. Dec 07, 2016 11:23 UTC
Internet Archive heads to Canada to be 'safe'
..WASHINGTON: The Internet Archive, which keeps historical records of Web pages, is creating a new backup center in Canada, citing concerns about surveillance following the US presidential election of Donald Trump. “On November 9 in America, we woke..
ARY NEWS. Dec 02, 2016 07:07 UTC
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive..
..Barracuda launched Tuesday Barracuda Web Security Gateway version 11.0 that offers customers advanced security protection and improved SSL scanning..
CTR. Nov 23, 2016 11:10 UTC
Yale Highlights an Archive of African-American Culture on Its 75th Anniversary
..The collection contains papers from W. E. B. Du Bois, Poppy Cannon White, Langston Hughes, and Dorothy Peterson, along with manuscripts from Zora Neale Hurston, Claude McKay, and Wallace Thurman. There's also art, such as sculptures by Richmond..Hyperallergic. Dec 09, 2016 00:57 UTC
NLI invites people of Longford to nominate websites for 'Remembering 1916, Recording 2016' web archive
..'Remembering 1916, Recording 2016' is the NLI's largest web archiving project to date and is part of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme. The project is part of NLI 2016, the commemorative programme in the National Library, and is supported by the..Longford Leader. Nov 12, 2016 14:56 UTC
The Surveillance Game: A Website That Awards Points as It Spies..
..Click, and a calm voice explains how easy it is to follow your cursor's every move.
The Atlantic. Nov 28, 2016 09:00 UTC
Are Jews White?
..When Stephen Bannon called his website, Breitbart, the “platform for the alt-right” this summer, he was referring to a movement that promotes white nationalism and argues that the strength of the United States is tied to its ethnic European roots. Its..The Atlantic. Dec 05, 2016 10:00 UTC