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Want To Help Archive Upcoming.org Before Yahoo Shuts It Down? Try This.

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http://techcrunch.com – The Archive Team, the same group who once saved around 900 GB of Geocities content before Yahoo shut it down, later releasing it in torrent format, is now focusing on archiving content from another Yahoo property preparing to hit the chopping block: Upcoming.org. The collective’s involvement in saving the index of the events database follows an impassioned plea from creator Andy Baio, who recently explained how Yahoo’s security made it difficult to back up the site’s content by simply scraping pages. His post on Friday – well worth the read for the personal insight on (IT news)