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The Internet Archive to set up Canadian mirror to stay out of Trump's reach

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Wednesday, 30 November 2016 ()

Many people are concerned about just what Donald Trump might do when he becomes president in 2017, and some of the biggest concerns lie in the fields of technology and the internet. Worried about what the arrival of President Trump could mean, the Internet Archive is collecting donations to fund a Canadian mirror of the site. The Internet Archive of Canada will lie outside of the jurisdiction of the US government and is being built based on the idea that "lots of copies keep stuff safe". Currently based in San Francisco, a blog post by the Internet Archive makes reference… [Continue Reading]
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Archive.org is moving a backup copy of the internet to Canadian servers, over fears that Trump’s presidency might impact a free and open internet.

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