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Warrior based projects

  • TwitPic: allegedly acquired and possibly to be rearranged by Twitter. We're saving it in its current state. IRC Channel #quitpic.
  • URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC Channel #urlteam.
  • Halo: Downloading all the read-only data from Halo. IRC Channel #yolohalo.
  • Microsoft Clip Art: Microsoft is phasing out its clip art collection. IRC channel #clipfart.
  • Ovi Store: Going away in the first half of 2015. Downloading all the things! IRC Channel #downlovi.
  • Blogger: Will be restricting public access to blogs that are "sexually explicit" on March 23, 2015. We're downloading everything. IRC Channel #frogger.

Help us: ☞ Download and run your warrior ☜. What's on: online tracker.

Manual projects

  • 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.
  • ISP Hosting: Finding ISP web hosting services before the Grim Reaper finds them. IRC Channel #webroasting.
  • WikiTeam: permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads). IRC Channel #wikiteam.
  • INTERNETARCHIVE.BAK: How do we archive an archive? IRC Channel #internetarchive.bak.

Upcoming projects

  • RapidShare: Shutting down on March 31, 2015. IRC Channel #rapidscare.
  • RadioShack: RadioShack is going bankrupt. IRC Channel #unshackled.
  • Google Business Sitebuilder: Getting replaced by Google My Business on March 15, 2015. IRC Channel #sitebreaker.
  • Trovebox: Closing March 15, 2015. IRC Channel #treasuretrove.
  • Music Unlimited: Getting phased out by Sony on March 29, 2015. IRC Channel #limitedmusic.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Madden GIFERATOR: Grabbing Madden GIFERATOR from the clutches of EA. IRC Channel #jiferator.
  • Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC Channel #pwnlog.

Recently finished

  • TestFlight: Apple is crashing TestFlight on February 26, 2015. IRC Channel #crashed.
  • Cobook: Acquired and being absorbed into FullContact. IRC Channel #cookbook.
  • Internet Centrum: Getting terminated on February 28, 2015. IRC Channel #internetcentury.


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2012
  • 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
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