Internet archivists plan to keep data in Canada as Trump administration looms

Donald Trump’s impending presidency has caused the Internet Archive — a decades-old nonprofit devoted to digitally preserving the web — to consider storing a copy of its data in Canada for safekeeping.Internet Archives founder Brewster Kahle said Tuesday that the outcome of the 2016 presidential election has inspired the organization to create a mirror of its myriad websites that’ll be physically located outside the United States.Without citing the president-elect by name, Mr. Kahle wrote in a blog post that the results of the latest White House race could prove detrimental to maintaining access to a free and unregulated Internet.“ …
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