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United States Patent Application 20110282838 →
IBM patented the idea of “aging” digital data last year: A method, programmed medium and system are provided for a file system that provides for the aging of information and files stored thereon. Digital data stored on the aging file systems ages appropriately as would normal paper or photographs without the need for an external application. The aging file system uses a number of...
From the press release for the group show Library Science at Artspace: Artspace is pleased to present Library Science, an exhibition curated by Rachel Gugelberger, Senior Curator at Exit Art, New York. Bringing together a selection of work by 17 international artists, Library Science contemplates our personal, intellectual and physical relationship to the library as this venerable...
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Mixtapes and zines from the golden years. Via the BBC.
JESSE COHEN (OF TANLINES) IS A PHOTO ARCHIVIST
From an interview in the Village Voice: How long have you been online? I don’t know how to answer that. I was never a LiveJournal person or anything. In 2003 and 2004 I was doing some online art projects. In those days, you made your website or had to know someone who made one, because there wasn’t Tumblr or Wordpress. So we did a few music art projects, my friends and I. I used...