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- Last.fm: Switching codebases in the first two weeks of April, some user-generated content might be lost. IRC Channel #lastchance.fm.
- Trovebox: Closing March 31, 2015. IRC Channel #treasuretrove.
- Blogger: Google was to restrict public access to adult blogs, but they backed down. We're backing up Blogger anyway. IRC Channel #frogger.
- URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC Channel #urlteam.
- TwitPic: allegedly acquired and possibly to be rearranged by Twitter. We're saving it in its current state. IRC Channel #quitpic.
- Halo: Downloading all the read-only data from Halo. IRC Channel #yolohalo.
- 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.
- Froogle: Let's do a census of all of Google's products. IRC Channel #froogle.
- INTERNETARCHIVE.BAK: How do we archive an archive? IRC Channel #internetarchive.bak.
- ISP Hosting: Finding ISP web hosting services before the Grim Reaper finds them. IRC Channel #webroasting.
- Project Newsletter: Archiving e-newsletters, currently in the planning stages. IRC Channel #projectnewsletter.
- WikiTeam: permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads). IRC Channel #wikiteam.
- Woohoo: Yahoo is untrustworthy, let's do a census of all their products. IRC Channel #woohoo.
- Club Nintendo: Ran out of lives. Game over for North America on July 30, 2015, September 30, 2015 for Europe and Japan. IRC Channel #clubnintendont.
- FriendFeed: Getting unfriended by Facebook on April 9, 2015. IRC Channel #humancentifeed.
- RadioShack: RadioShack is going bankrupt. IRC Channel #unshackled.
- LayerVault: Permanently locking itself up on April 11, 2015. IRC Channel #layersalt.
- Google Helpouts: Didn't get enough help. Shutting down on April 20, 2015. IRC Channel #helpus.
- Google Questions and Answers: Read-only, getting deleted on April 30, 2015. IRC Channel #bonanza.
- Google Code: Google likes Github more. Shutting down on January 26, 2016. IRC Channel #googlecodeblue.
- Panoramio: Google is migrating photos only (no metadata!) to Maps. IRC Channel #paranormio.
- exfm: Grabbing everything from archive.ex.fm. IRC Channel #exexfm.
- Orkut: Orkut got kut on September 30, 2014. It lives on as a public archive. IRC Channel #throatkut.
Went into liquidation on March 11, 2015, future uncertain.Acquired on March 25, 2015, we're still grabbing it anyway. IRC Channel #fotofinish.
- CableAmerica Personal Web Space: FTP login dead, only a matter of time until the rest also dies. IRC Channel #cabledown.
- Comcast Personal Web Pages: Time Warner Cable closed their web hosting before it could be archived, let's make sure that doesn't happen with Comcast as well. IRC Channel #comclose.
- MBinternet: No longer an ISP, future of hosted sites uncertain. IRC Channel #mobinternet.
- SourceForge: Old, ad supported, adware supported. IRC Channel #sourceforget.
- The Pirate Bay: Recently came back up, grabbing an archive for sanity's sake. IRC Channel #yarharfiddlededee.
- Picasa Web Albums: Main page redirecting to Google Plus, future uncertain. IRC Channel #picasso.
- Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC Channel #pwnlog.
- RapidShare: Shutting down on March 31, 2015. IRC Channel #rapidscare.
- 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!