Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×

+ - Copyrights and CD-Rs endanger audio history->

SEWilco writes: A study by the Library of Congress has found that many audio recordings are being lost due to copyright restrictions and temporary media. Old audio recordings are protected by a various U.S. state copyrights so it's hard for preservationists to get and copy material. Recent data is threatened by being put on writable CDs because CD-Rs begin to lose data after a few years, so recordings from as recently as 9/11 and the 2008 elections are already at risk.
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Copyrights and CD-Rs endanger audio history

Comments Filter:

May Euell Gibbons eat your only copy of the manual!

Working...