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Internet Archive opens National Emergency Library with unlimited lending of 1.4m books for stuck-at-home netizens amid virus pandemic

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/24/internet_archive_ebooks_national_emergency_library/

2 weeks ago

Global crisis necessitates extreme copyright flexibility, educators insist

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Google Cloud launches Archive cold storage service

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3513903/google-cloud-launches-archive-cold-storage-service.html

2 months ago

Archive will focus on long-term data retention and compete against AWS Glacier, Microsoft Cool Blob Storage, and IBM Cloud Storage.

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Archive storage comes to Google Cloud: Will it give AWS and Azure the cold shoulder?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/09/archive_storage_comes_to_google_cloud_how_does_it_compare_to_aws_and_azure/

3 months ago

Fast retrieval and 'Bucket lock' security, but not the cheapest for cloud storage

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Archive Manager PeaZip 7.0 is out

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/02/archive-manager-peazip-7-0-is-out/

4 months ago

The developers of the archive manager PeaZip for Microsoft's Windows operating system have released PeaZip 7.0.0 to the public. The new version of the file archiver is already available; new users can […]

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DataNumen Zip Repair is a freeware ZIP archive repair and recovery tool

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/25/datanumen-zip-repair-is-a-freeware-zip-archive-repair-and-recovery-tool/

5 months ago

Don't you just hate it when you try to open a ZIP archive and it won't open because it's corrupted. Zip archives can become corrupt for numerous reasons: maybe you have it […]

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Internet Archive adds 2500 playable DOS games to the archive

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/14/internet-archive-adds-2500-playable-dos-games-to-the-archive/

6 months ago

The Internet Archive is one of our favorite spots on the Internet, and that is not only because of its excellent wayback machine to access changed or deleted webpages and sites, but […]

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How an AI archive platform is helping a Victorian library keep up with data

https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-an-ai-archive-platform-is-helping-a-victorian-library-keep-up-with-data/

7 months ago

A proof of concept has been built to remove the need to manually archive catalogues -- a process that has been used for over the last 20 years.

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Microsoft follows up those licensing hikes by snipping away costs for Azure Archive Storage

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/06/azure_archive_storage/

8 months ago

Amazon CTO not happy. Isn't it ironic... don't you think?

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