Open Letter: 500+ Historians Support the Railway Workers #histodon https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTvmVdS0t8kAsfIB_wtqFY7NqCDw-wmanEQnKT8H6iGhh1QA/viewform
What do I need?
- A 3.5-inch computer disk
- A butter knife
very glad to see this still on the web: https://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/dissect_disk.html
Also I feel like lumping all tweets into one untagged document may cause some more issues too
Regardless your views on PDF, it does support alt text and archive.social would be better if it could capture it https://archive.social/static/example.pdf
#Libraries Are Launching Their Own Local Music Streaming Platforms https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/5d34px/libraries-are-launching-their-own-local-music-streaming-platforms
Whelp, Springshare is experiencing a DDoS attack today 👀
Emulate! At the Library of Congress James Madison Building Manuscript Division Reading Room https://blogs.loc.gov/manuscripts/2022/11/accessing-our-digital-past-in-the-manuscript-division-reading-room/
"PLEASE FoRWARD THIS EMAIL To S0ME0NE IN YoUR CoMPANY WHo iS ALLoWED To MAKE IMPORTANT DECISIoNS!
We have hacked your website https://libguides.mit.edu and extracted y0ur databases."
I'm rooting for Packard over Hewlett in the Series https://img.mlbstatic.com/mlb-images/image/upload/t_16x9/t_w1024/mlb/ibg84xgwr1nqfgjfinun.jpg
The article is really all over the place
"On the more hopeful side, the Text Encoding Initiative has maintained international standards for encoding machine-readable texts since the 1990s." Is this really the biggest bright spot 😑 https://www.technologyreview.com/2022/10/26/1061308/death-of-information-digitization/
TIL Polaroid held the trademark for the term DataRescue™️ until 2007 https://tmsearch.uspto.gov/bin/showfield?f=doc&state=4806%3Ahmrik.2.2
V. interested in this hypercard program about sludge: "The Boston Harbor Sewage Stack" https://news.mit.edu/1992/sludge-1007
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