The public web is a fact checker’s dream, but not everything stays up forever. More than just an invaluable contribution to collective memory, the practice of web crawling, indexing and archiving empowers the research and journalism that is ultimately required to speak truth to power.
Director, the Wayback Machine, at the Internet Archive. Co-founder http://APC.org . Former SVP, NBCUniversal News Digital, Runner, Seeker & Buddhist