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- What's on: online tracker.
Warrior based projects
- yuku: Lately yuku is very unstable and hosting thousands of forums. IRC Channel .
- NewsGrabber: Saving all news articles. Help with server power or by finding more newssites. 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 .
- FTP: Download all the FTP sites! IRC Channel .
- Miiverse: Nintendo's Switching away from Miiverse on November 8th (UTC). IRC Channel .
- Raptr: AMD's cash went away, and now it's running out, closing on September 30th. Being archived through ArchiveBot. IRC Channel .
- 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 .
- 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 .
- NCIX and DirectCanada: An investigation into recent telltale signs of a demise, including whole-province closures and alarm bells rung by customers, distributors, and even YouTube hosts. IRC Channel TBD.
- DeviantART: Being bought by Wix, users may be unhappy with "access to that work to use in their own site building" on Wix. IRC Channel .
- LiveJournal: Very old, widely regarded as in decline, and has a lot of important stuff buried in it. IRC Channel .
- DevPort: This portfolio SaaS provider has reportedly been having infrastructure issues, and removed their social media accounts. Possible impending shutdown.
- Tumblr: Yahoo! considered killing it, now Yahoo has been acquired. IRC Channel .
- Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC Channel .
- Google Groups: "Gone within a year" (SketchCow, 2016-06-07).
- The Pirate Bay: Recently came back up, grabbing an archive for sanity's sake. IRC Channel .
Hiatus / Missed the Mark
- Yahoo! Answers: It's Yahoo. It's been acquired. More questions? IRC Channel .
- Flickr: Yahoo! decided to kill it, now Yahoo has been acquired. IRC Channel .
- Vine: Twitter killed the app and left an archive up, but videos likely won't last forever. Project currently on hiatus due to technical issues. IRC Channel .
- PDF 2016: We've been given a long list of PDF files. We'll get'em. IRC Channel .