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Warrior based projects
- Coursera: Deleting some courses of the old platform on June 30, 2016. IRC Channel .
- Arto: First social media platform of Denmark shut down on June 1, 2016. We've got access till June 30. IRC Channel .
- Fotolog.com: Photo sharing and social networking site
closing on February 20, 2016. Still saving. IRC Channel .
- Google Code: Google likes Github more. Shut down on January 26, 2016, but we got a chance to go on saving. IRC Channel .
- LiveJournal: Very old, widely regarded as in decline, and has a lot of important stuff buried in it. IRC Channel .
- RuTracker: Considerable Russian bittorrent tracker in considerable danger. IRC Channel .
- PDF 2016: We've been given a long list of PDF files. We'll get'em. IRC Channel .
- yuku: Lately yuku is very unstable and hosting thousands of forums. IRC Channel .
- URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC Channel .
- WikiTeam (WARC format): Saving wikis and their external links for the Wayback Machine. IRC Channel .
- myVIP: Second most popular Hungarian social network now on the verge of disappearing. IRC Channel .
- FTP: Download all the FTP sites! IRC Channel .
- Blingee: >130 million images and 9 years of user content
will be deleted on August 25, 2015.IRC Channel . (Status: started banning us, paused.)
- SourceForge: Old, ad supported, adware supported. IRC Channel . (Status: Paused on staff request.)
- Halo: Downloading all the read-only data from Halo. IRC Channel . (Status: Halo3 game stats saved, other versions coming up.)
- Blogger: Google was to restrict public access to adult blogs, but they backed down. We're backing up Blogger anyway. IRC Channel . (Status: We collected a list of blogs, content grab coming up.)
- AOL: Climbing into the decaying walled garden. IRC Channel
- ArchiveBot: For those with lots of disk space, bandwidth and long-term commitment. IRC Channel .
- Audit 2014: It's time to verify our shit. IRC Channel .
- Froogle: Let's do a census of all of Google's products. IRC Channel .
- FTP: Help us find all FTP sites! IRC Channel .
- INTERNETARCHIVE.BAK: Grab a slice of the big cake of The Archive! IRC Channel .
- ISP Hosting: Finding ISP web hosting services before the Grim Reaper finds them. IRC Channel .
- NewsGrabber: Saving all news articles. Help with server power or by finding more newssites. IRC Channel .
- Project Newsletter: Archiving e-newsletters, currently in development. IRC Channel .
- Valhalla: Where to store what even the Internet Archive doesn't have space for? IRC Channel .
- WikiTeam (XML dumps): Exporting Mediawiki databases. Permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads). IRC Channel .
- Woohoo: Yahoo is untrustworthy, let's do a census of all their products. IRC Channel .
- DevPort: This portfolio SaaS provider has reportedly been having infrastructure issues, and removed their social media accounts. Possible impending shutdown.
- Picasa Web Albums: Merging into Google Photos on May 1, 2016. IRC Channel .
- Google Drive web hosting to be discontinued on August 31, 2016.
- Orkut: Orkut got kut on September 30, 2014. It lives on as a public archive until September 2016. IRC Channel .
- Panoramio: Google is migrating photos only (no metadata!) to Maps. IRC Channel .
- RadioShack: RadioShack is going bankrupt. IRC Channel .
- Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC Channel .
- Google Groups: "Gone within a year" (SketchCow, 2016-06-07).
- SoundCloud: Might get blown away by Hurricane Debt and Hurricane Copyright. IRC Channel .
- The Pirate Bay: Recently came back up, grabbing an archive for sanity's sake. IRC Channel .
Went into liquidation on March 11, 2015, future uncertain.Acquired on March 25, 2015, we're still grabbing it anyway. IRC Channel .
Hiatus / Missed the Mark
- ZippCast: Owner has had enough, zipping up servers on June 5, 2016. IRC Channel .
- Olympe: French webhosting provider out of money, on the way to Taygetus. IRC Channel .