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Digital Dark Age Vs. Electronic Enlightenment

Digital preservation has been highlighted as an issue in the media over the last couple of weeks, after Vint Cerf, Google Vice-President and “Father of the Internet” said we are about to enter a ‘digital Dark Age’ … 792 more words


Remembrance of Technology Past

Robert Frost said there is something that does not love a wall that wants it down. It seems to me that it is not so much hating the wall as loving the remnants of what is was. 213 more words

Se avecina una era oscura tecnológica según Vint Cerf

El vicepresidente del Google, Vint Cerf ha mandado una advertencia a todos los amantes de guardar datos de forma electrónica: imprima sus datos o corren el riesgo de perderlos en una era digital oscura. 252 more words


People of the Future: Laugh at our Ways

Internet pioneer and Matrix Architect lookalike Vint Cerf said that unless we come up with more universal encoding standards or start printing out more hard copies of our digital stuff, our time could become a “dark age” to future generations. 133 more words

Will We Enter a Digital Dark Age?

One of the ‘founding fathers’ of the Internet, Vint Cerf (co-inventor of the TCP/IP protocols), warns that most of the data being saved today in the cloud, USB drives, hard drives, discs, etc. 292 more words


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Google’s Vint Cerf warns of digital ‘Dark Age’

“Father of the Internet” warns of ‘forgotten century’ with email and photos particularly at risk.

Digital material including key historical documents could be lost forever because programs to view them will become defunct, says Vint Cerf. 363 more words

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