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Warrior based projects
- TwitPic: allegedly acquired and possibly to be rearranged by Twitter. We're saving 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.
- FTP: Download all the FTP sites!
- WikiTeam: permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads).
- ArchiveBot: For those with lots of disk space and bandwidth and long-term commitment.
- Audit 2014: It's time to verify our shit. IRC Channel #auditteam.
- Orkut: Orkut gets kut on September 30, 2014. IRC Channel #throatkut.
- Panoramio: Google is migrating photos only (no metadata!) to Maps. IRC Channel #paranormio.
- viddy: viddy.com is powering down. Gone on December 15, 2014. IRC Channel #viddiot.
- Jux: Jux's time is up. Everything gone on November 30, 2014. IRC Channel #juxsux.
- FurAffinity: FurAffinity is having a FurDeficiency. IRC Channel #iceking.
- Qwiki: No, it's not a wiki. Acquired in 2013 by Yahoo!, shutting down on November 1, 2014. IRC Channel #quickie.
- Four genealogy-themed websites (and their many sub-domains and message boards) that are being sunsetted by Ancestry.com. IRC Channel #ancienthistory.
- 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
- October 31st: The Geocities Torrent is published.
- May 1st: We got slashdotted! This has roughly doubled the number of people in the IRC_Channel, which you should totally join. There is now a FAQ up about the GeoCities project.
- April 28th: GeoCities is dying!