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If you're interested in open media, open standards, digital audiovisual preservation, then you might want to check out the livestream of No Time to Wait 3: Rough Consensus and Running Archives symposium happening right now.

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Digitization is the not panacea though.

"Why isn't library science in Brazil at a place where digitizing existing materials is as important as going out and collecting stuff?”

@John IKR?! The author's other works are quite fun too!

Whoa, This is FUN! Must-try for those doing advocacy

NEW GAME! Why do groups of people act smart, dumb, kind, cruel? An interactive guide to networks & humans:

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@raffaele Wow, this is awesome Thank you so much! Deep diving into this.

“The movies we collect are intimate, first-hand visual records of work and play, of traditions and spontaneous acts…and they activate memories, crucial knowledge and expertise that too often goes unrecognized.”

Love articles like this where it let us take a peek at the behind the scenes processes.

"Developing a Membership Model, or: How to review everything you've ever done and who you talked to along the way" via @nuzzel

Hey fediverse and beyond, anyone knows any good way to archive and display WhatsApp messages?

If there's a moral to the story it is look after those backups – and the systems needed to run them. You never know when they might be needed.

NASA dusts off FORTRAN manual, revives 20-year-old data on Ganymede • The Register - The Register via @nuzzel

I would say it's similar in the other GLAMMR professions...

On the Mass Extinction of Museum Professionals & Why Trustees Should be Worried - Medium via @nuzzel

This is so so so exciting! Optical-Strokes-Recognition?

"Artificial Intelligence Is Opening the Vatican Secret Archives - The Atlantic" via

“This is the earliest moving image of an orchestra where you can hear them play.”

Was looking for an awesome list for audiovisual archiving and re-discover this treasure trove 😍

Trove as a platform for digital research and creativity: Slides

@ron congratulations for taking the plunge! I have yet to muster up the courage.

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Hey, all! The deadline for submissions for the Museum Computer Network's Nov. conference is Monday!

The deadline for scholarship applications is also Monday: