Thursday, January 05, 2017

Good to know …

… Internet history is fragile. This archive is making sure it doesn’t disappear | ibookwatch. (Hat tip, Dave Lull.)


  1. Hah! Several years ago, someone at work tried to find the website for a project we managed, but could not. I went to the Internet Archive, a.k.a. "the Wayback Machine", and found a version from several months before. From that I was able to figure out the hosting company, and learn that we had ceased to pay the bills, having forgotten about the site. Without the Internet Archive, I don't know what we'd have done.