The Wayback Machine does not challenge takedown requests and its robot.txt policy not only allows crawling to stop but removes a given site's entire history (David Bixenspan/Gizmodo)

David Bixenspan / Gizmodo:
The Wayback Machine does not challenge takedown requests and its robot.txt policy not only allows crawling to stop but removes a given site's entire history  —  On the internet, there are certain institutions we have come to rely on daily to keep truth from becoming nebulous or elastic.



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