Archiveteam:Current events

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Warrior based projects

  • viddy: viddy.com is powering down. Gone on December 15, 2014. IRC Channel #viddiot.
  • TwitPic: allegedly acquired and possibly to be rearranged by Twitter. We're saving it in its current state. IRC Channel #quitpic.
  • URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC Channel #urlteam.
  • Halo: Downloading all the read-only data from Halo. IRC Channel #yolohalo.

Help us: ☞ Download and run your warrior ☜. What's on: online tracker.

Manual projects

  • AOL: Climbing into the decaying walled garden. IRC Channel #aohell.
  • ArchiveBot: For those with lots of disk space, bandwidth and long-term commitment. IRC Channel #archivebot.
  • Audit 2014: It's time to verify our shit. IRC Channel #auditteam.
  • FTP: Download all the FTP sites! IRC Channel #effteepee.
  • WikiTeam: permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads). IRC Channel #wikiteam.

Upcoming projects

  • Orkut: Orkut got kut on September 30, 2014. It lives on as a public archive. IRC Channel #throatkut.
  • Panoramio: Google is migrating photos only (no metadata!) to Maps. IRC Channel #paranormio.
  • Epic: Epic, a Viddy site, is also powering down. Gone on December 15, 2014. IRC Channel #viddiot.
  • Roon: Gets ruined on December 31, 2014. IRC channel #rooined.
  • Microsoft Clip Art: Microsoft is phasing out its clip art collection. IRC channel #clipfart.
  • Nokia Memories: Getting forgotten by Nokia on January 12, 2015. IRC channel #backtorubber.
  • Brace.io: Acquired by Squarespace, shutting down January 19, 2015. IRC channel #braceyourself.
  • Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC channel #pwnlog.
  • Madden GIFERATOR: Grabbing Madden GIFERATOR from the clutches of EA. IRC channel #jiferator.

Recently finished

  • ZipList: Gets zipped up on December 10, 2014. IRC channel #zipyourlips.

Hiatus / Missed the Mark

  • Jux: Jux's time is up. Everything gone on November 30, 2014. IRC Channel #juxsux.

ArchiveTeam uses the EFnet IRC network – irc://irc.efnet.org – webchat: http://chat.efnet.org:9090More info




2012
  • June 30th: Apple is shutting down MobileMe in favor of iCloud. Help us archive it!
  • May 1st: Knol closes.
  • April 30th: Fortune City is closing. Downloads are being sifted through now
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