Rhizome is supporting WBStack, a Wikibase hosting service that offers Linked Data infrastructure including a query service on demand: addshore.com/2019/11/an-introd

FINALLY finished migrating the Theresa Duncan CD-ROM games to https fully… I was thinking, "not during my lifetime," but here they are! sites.rhizome.org/theresa-dunc

If the only alternative to moving the complete organization to HTTPS is just going offline forever I might consider doing that...

Uses Webrecorder's pywb proxy recording feature to capture the web recources a script is requesting *without that script even noticing*! This is pretty good when system proxy settings are respected, of course it will only be perfect once the proxy can be used transparently.

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My hope is that we'll make enough progress so that collectors and collecting institutions will be more comfortable acquiring and taking care of VR artworks.

I'll keep posting on @despens@twitter.com about what's going on, hopefully reaching a larger audience than the preservation heads that are around here.

The case study I'm bringing is Aviary, a work by artist Sara Ludy, that she's been developing since 2017, across several iterations of Unity.

Friends, I'm going to iPRES for a VR preservation workshop: together with my es colleagues Claudia Röck, Tom Ensom, and Jack McConchie there will be some efforts to make artists' virtual reality projects more portable, and develop a few terms that enable us to talk about the variabilities in each.

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