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  • Five Things Anhaita Said

    Published: Thu 12 Dec 2019 10:46AM EST Comments: 3

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with Anhaita, who volunteers with the Translation Committee.

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  • Open Letter to Verizon: Extend the Deletion Deadline for Yahoo Groups

    Published: Mon 02 Dec 2019 09:05AM EST Comments: 67

    The OTW Open Doors Committee has sent the following letter to leadership at Verizon to request that they extend the deadline for deletion of existing archives of Yahoo Groups files and messages by at least six months. This request follows Yahoo's announcement that Yahoo Groups will be permanently closing, and deleting all previously posted material on December 14, 2019. The OTW previously reported on the Yahoo Groups closure in its posts Yahoo Groups Closure - What You Can Do and Yahoo Groups Closure - What You Can Do - Part 2.

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  • Celebrating 50,000 Pages on Fanlore, the Fandom Wiki!

    Published: Mon 25 Nov 2019 09:11AM EST Comments: 16

    Fanlore, the collaborative fandom wiki from the Organization for Transformative Works that anyone can edit, is celebrating a huge milestone: 50,000 pages! Would you like to come celebrate with us?

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