Archive for the 'Delicious Links' Category

links for 2009-01-10

Saturday, January 10th, 2009

Zoetrope: Interacting with the Ephemeral Web (tags: tools archiving visualization timeline)

links for 2009-01-08

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

The Library Journal Academic Newswire Year in Review, the Top Academic Library Stories of 2008 – 1/7/2009 – Library Journal (tags: predictions)

links for 2009-01-06

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Mininova’s Torrent Downloads Double to 7 Billion in a Year | TorrentFreak "Today, just a few days into 2009, Mininova is close to recording the 7 billionth download, a double up compared to a year ago." Mininova is just one of a number of comparably-sized tracker sites; it's hard to imagine the MPAA and RIAA […]

links for 2009-01-05

Monday, January 5th, 2009

LRB · John Lanchester: Is it Art? Good meditation on computer games and art, from a literary/print person's POV. (tags: video culture art media society games gaming) Editorial – Exit, Stonewalling – NYTimes.com (tags: law NARA email) Perspectives – The Cost of Bulk Cold Storage "Cold storage with 4x copies at high-scale can now be […]

links for 2009-01-04

Sunday, January 4th, 2009

Dan Cohen » Virtual Museum of the Gulag Seized Governments burn libraries, but Lots of Copies Keeps Stuff Safe. Collections like this need to be replicated widely, it's sad that this one was not. (tags: history censorship archives risks)

links for 2009-01-03

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

Peering into 2009: 10 Predictions for Online Video (tags: predictions 2009 youtube onlinevideo) History of War and Peace Collection | MetaFilter (tags: collections war)

links for 2009-01-01

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Bush Data Threatens to Overload Archives – NYTimes.com Funny what's missing though! (tags: NARA Bush) Innovators Develop Products That Mimic Nature's Principles – washingtonpost.com Prosecuting Online File Sharing Turns a Generation Criminal – US News and World Report "But though I believe kids should not use the Internet to violate others' rights, I oppose these […]

links for 2008-12-30

Tuesday, December 30th, 2008

25C3: The Infinite Library Chaos Computer Club's conference includes discussion of (very) private "libraries;" Borges meets pr0n. (tags: hacks PersonalArchiving personal)

links for 2008-12-25

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

VHS era is winding down – Los Angeles Times Feature on last of the VHS wholesalers. (tags: vhs formats)

links for 2008-12-24

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

Last major VHS supplier throws in the towel (tags: vhs formats)

links for 2008-12-23

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Vacuum – Edward Vielmetti: retrenching on web 2.0 – controlling your presence by turning off abandoned services Ed Vielmetti discusses how easy publishing makes for web detritus; forgetting is important too. (tags: collection forgetting)

links for 2008-12-21

Sunday, December 21st, 2008

Lot 49's Best Digitization Practices and Recommendations Jen Mohan recently completed a set of best practice recommendations for the Lot 49 group. It's behind a l o g in screen, accessible for user "Pretty" with pw "Pictures" (tags: digitalpreservation digitization dlf lot49)

links for 2008-12-19

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Stewardship of digital research data – principles and guidelines | RIN (tags: archives digitalpreservation repository archiving digital_preservation datacuration) DATA SEAL OF APPROVAL | Certifying trusted repositories. (tags: preservation archive metadata repository associations)

links for 2008-12-17

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Editorial: Google Deal or Rip-Off? – 12/15/2008 – Library Journal Library Journal editorial slams Google agreements. (tags: google goodterms partnerships)

links for 2008-12-16

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

Treasures of the New York Public Library Video Series | MetaFilter (tags: archives collections)

links for 2008-12-14

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

Mnemograph: Web-based Timeline Software (tags: tools)

links for 2008-12-13

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

Neat BBC video color recovery research | MetaFilter (tags: restoration) FriendFeed: I Think I Get It Now A bit old, but still interesting. (tags: lifestream lifestreaming) Custom Lifestream Script in a Single PHP File | Lifestream Blog (tags: lifestream lifestreaming archiving PersonalArchiving personal)

links for 2008-12-02

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Dead Media Beat: Broadcast Television | Beyond the Beyond from Wired.com Bruce Sterling writes "Killed off by the collapse of American cars. Kill American cars, kill American TV. I wonder why this umbilical connection was never established before." (tags: broadcasting advertising television)

links for 2008-11-30

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Digital Lives :: Main "The Digital Lives Research Project is designed to provide a major pathfinding study of personal digital collections." (tags: archives archiving personal PersonalArchiving) The Bourne Innovation: UC Researchers Launch a YouTube for Scientists | Xconomy Good piece about video, but also interesting factoids about publishing: "Of 1.35 million peer-reviewed articles published in […]

links for 2008-11-24

Monday, November 24th, 2008

Becoming Screen Literate – NYTimes.com Kevin Kelly says "A new distribution-and-display technology is nudging the book aside and catapulting images, and especially moving images, to the center of the culture. We are becoming people of the screen." (tags: media technology culture video literacy)

Online Video and the Future of Broadcasting