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Man loses 14 years of work after Google shuts down his blog

Here's a Great reason to make backups of your work.
Folks here @ Cnet have been preaching to us for years about this.

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I'm running into folk that think

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It's not up to them to safeguard their stuff. While you may have heard moderators all over write "we only lose what we don't backup" here's a rather famous other fellow about the cloud.

http://www.cnet.com/news/woz-the-cloud-is-a-nightmare/

TODAY, I'm running into folk that used ISP WEB EMAIL for years and then they move or something happens and their email is gone. Another cloudy day.

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Sorry for the guy

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most unfortunate. Did Google intimate them about it before hand

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horrible!

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Oh my God... Shocked it's horrible!

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Sorry the video was deleted.

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It makes sense though since Google owns YouTube.
Here's some Links to read about it though.

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If you find it again, just drop me a line

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As moderators can fix CNET forum stuff like that.

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Thanks

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So Google closed his YouTube account too? Sounds horrible... Thanks for the link Happy

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