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Warrior based projects
- TwitPic, an image hosting service for Twitter, is shutting down on September 25, 2014. IRC Channel #quitpic.
- Saving Verizon customer pages, shutting down on September 2014 IRC Channel #verizoff.
- Quizilla: Nickelodeon failed Quizilla and gets expelled on October 1st. IRC Channel #fizzilla.
- Four genealogy-themed websites (and their many sub-domains and message boards) that are being sunsetted by Ancestry.com. IRC Channel #ancienthistory.
- URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC channel #urlteam.
- 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.
- Orkut: Orkut gets kut on September 30, 2014. IRC Channel #throatkut.
Hiatus / Missed the Mark
- Wallbase: Wallbase already closed the forums and no new wallpapers can be uploaded, but the site went offline on September 10th.
- 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!